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News Release
July 26, 2011




Minnesota Department of Transportation
Rochester District 6
2900 48th Street
Rochester, MN 55901


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Work resumes on Highway 61 in Lake City 



ROCHESTER, Minn. –  Work on the Highway 61 bridge replacement project over Gilbert Creek in Lake City resumes Tuesday, July 26.

The project was temporarily suspended during a 20-day state government shutdown.

The new bridge will be wider and include a pedestrian bridge.

Minnowa Construction Inc. is the prime contractor for the $3.5 million project.

The Minnesota Department of Transportation urges motorists to always drive with caution, slow down in work zones and never enter a road blocked with barriers or cones.

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