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News Release
June 4, 2012



MnDOT District 4
1000 Hwy 10 West
Detroit Lakes, MN 56501


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Highway 78 project meeting set for June 19


DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — The public is invited to attend a meeting on Tuesday, June 19, to discuss a 2013 construction project on Highway 78 between Perham and Battle Lake. The open house style meeting is scheduled from 6 to 8 p.m. at Battle Lake City Hall, 108 Main St. E., Battle Lake, Minn. A presentation will take place at 6:30 p.m.


The meeting is an opportunity to discuss next year’s project on Highway 78, which will include:


Representatives from the Minnesota Department of Transportation and the city of Battle Lake will be available to discuss the overall scope of the project and potential traffic impacts from construction.


For more information about the meeting or project, contact Les Bjerketvedt at or 218-846-3610.


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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