Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

April 30, 2014

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Highway 9 railroad crossing work near Tintah begins May 7

DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – Motorists on Highway 9 north of Tintah will encounter a detour and delays when a railroad crossing project begins May 7, weather permitting.

Canadian Pacific will replace the current railroad crossing.

During the project, Highway 9 will close and motorists will detour onto Highway 55 and Highway 75.

The work is expected to take up to one week.

The project will result in a smoother railroad crossing.

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