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News Release
July 17, 2012



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


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Broadway/Highway 29 resurfacing project in Alexandria begins July 25


DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—Motorists on Broadway/Highway 29 in Alexandria may encounter delays when a resurfacing and intersection improvement project between Eighth Avenue and 50th Avenue begins July 25.


Motorists will experience lane closures on Broadway while crews mill and resurface the roadway, reconstruct pedestrian ramps and install traffic detection loops at signalized intersections.


Construction crews will maintain access to all businesses during the project.


When the project is completed in late August, motorists and pedestrians will benefit from a smoother driving surface and intersection safety improvements.


MnDOT urges motorists to always drive with caution, slow down in work zones and never enter a road blocked with barriers or cones. For statewide travel information, visit, call 5-1-1 or log on to


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