of the U.S. Highway 169 Minnesota River Bridge at LeSueur and
associated roadwork will be the subject of an open-house style
meeting on Monday, June 13 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. in the LeSueur
Council Chambers at 203 South Second Street in LeSueur.
Mn/DOT has scheduled the meeting just prior to the LeSueur City
Council meeting and will provide information on the replacement
of the river bridge and improvements being made to Highway 169
from the intersection with State Highway 93 to the interchange
at State Highway 19 scheduled to begin during the 2006 construction
Replacing the Highway 169 Minnesota River crossing is estimated
to cost $16.4 million and the Highway 169 road surface improvements
are estimated at $1.9 million. The bridge replacement project
is expected to be complete by the fall of 2008. Traffic will be
maintained on Highway 169 throughout the project with lane restrictions.
The public is encouraged to stop by anytime between 4:30 and 6:30
p.m. Anyone with special needs to attend can contact Public Affairs
Coordinator Rebecca Arndt at 1-800-657-3747.
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