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News Release

June 22, 2010



Minnesota Department of Transportation
District 8
2505 Transportation Road
Willmar, MN 56201

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Open house for Highway 212 rehabilitation project in Granite Falls scheduled July 1; project scheduled to begin July 7





WILLMAR, Minn. - Individuals interested in the Highway 212 Granite Falls concrete rehabilitation project are invited to attend an open house Thursday, July 1. The project is scheduled to begin Wednesday, July 7.



The open house, hosted by the project contractor, Forby Contracting, Inc., will be from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Kilowatt Community Center, 600 Kilowatt Drive in Granite Falls.



The contractor and Mn/DOT staff will provide a project overview and will be available to answer questions about the project.



The 5.5 mile concrete rehabilitation project extends east from the Highway 212, Highway 67 and Highway 23 junction in Granite Falls to 2.3 miles east of Highway 23. The project includes removing the deteriorated concrete and replacing it with partial or full concrete panels.



Highway 23 and Highway 212 traffic will be detoured beginning July 7. Highway 23 traffic will be detoured west on Chippewa County Road 38, Chippewa County Road 5, Yellow Medicine County Road 22, to Highway 23. Highway 212 traffic will be detoured south on Highway 23 to Highway 67, north on Yellow Medicine County Road 21, Renville County Road 10 to Highway 212. 



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