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Feb. 6, 2012




Minnesota Department of Transportation
1000 Hwy 10 West
Detroit Lakes, MN 56501


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Planning project public meeting set for Feb. 16 in Wadena


DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—The public is invited to attend a meeting on Thursday, Feb. 16, to discuss a transportation study and comprehensive planning project currently under way in Wadena. The meeting is scheduled from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Minnesota State Community and Technical College, 405 Colfax Ave. SW, Wadena, Minn.


The meeting is an opportunity to gather input and discuss future community growth and area transportation system development. It also will help project partners gain a greater understanding of issues, needs and opportunities that could affect the Wadena area. This planning project will prepare a 20-year comprehensive plan and transportation plan.


This meeting is the first of three public meetings that will be conducted during the study. Project representatives from the city of Wadena, Wadena and Otter Tail counties, and the Minnesota Department of Transportation will be available to respond to comments and questions.


For more information about the meeting or study, contact the city of Wadena at 218-631-7707.


To request an ASL or foreign language interpreter, or other reasonable accommodation, call Janet Miller at 651-366-4720 or 1-800-657-3774 (Greater Minnesota), 711 or 1-800-627-3529 (Minnesota Relay). You also may send an email to Please request at least one week in advance.


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