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News Release
May 30, 2012




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


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Hwy 75 bridge construction will result in lane reduction near Odessa


WILLMAR, Minn. – Motorists near Odessa will encounter delays as crews begin replacing a bridge barrier on Hwy 75, two miles south of Hwy 7, Monday, June 4.


Stop signs will be installed and traffic will be reduced to a single lane during construction, while Oversize Permit Restrictions will be reduced from 12 feet to 11 feet. The steel bridge barrier will be replaced with a concrete barrier and work is expected to be complete near the end of July, weather permitting.


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


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