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News Release

January 13, 2009



Minnesota Department of Transportation
Metro District
Office of Communications
1500 County Rd B2 West
Roseville, MN 55113

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Stillwater Lift Bridge open house scheduled for Feb. 5


ROSEVILLE, Minn. -- The Stillwater Lift Bridge Advisory Committee and the Minnesota and Wisconsin Departments of Transportation are hosting a public open house meeting on the Historic Stillwater Lift Bridge Management Plan and Repair Project.


What: Stillwater Lift Bridge open house
Date: Thursday Feb. 5, 2009
Time: 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Location: Room 560
Washington County Government Center
14949 62 Street North, Stillwater, MN 55082

The management plan and repair project are intended to rehabilitate and preserve the Stillwater Lift Bridge for eventual conversion to pedestrian and bicycle use. The conversion is part of the improvements planned in coordination with the new St. Croix River Crossing.


Mn/DOT, WisDOT and consultant staff will be on hand to address questions and share information about the plans. Comment cards will also be provided for attendees to submit written statements. There will be no formal presentations.


Questions regarding the meeting or the Stillwater Lift Bridge management and repair plan should be directed to Kristen Zschomler at Mn/DOT, (651) 366-3633. Information is also available on the project website at www.dot.state.mn.us/metro/projects/liftbridge/.



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