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News Release
May 23, 2011




Minnesota Department of Transportation
District 7, Mankato/Windom
2151 Bassett Drive
Mankato, MN 56001


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Hwy 4 bridge replacement begins May 31

Traffic detoured to county roads


MANKATO, Minn. – Hwy 4 traffic south of Sleepy Eye will be detoured beginning May 31 as crews start work on a bridge construction project, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation.


Traffic will be detoured to Brown County Roads 18, County Road 8 and County Road 24 until September.


The Hwy 4 bridge over the Little Cottonwood River will be replaced.  Duininck Inc, of Prinsburg is the primary contractor on the project.


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