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June 5, 2012



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Open house scheduled for June 21 in Stillwater
Lift Bridge rehabilitation project is the focus


Roseville, Minn. – Area residents, business owners, boaters and motorists are invited to an open house to view details about the Historic Stillwater Lift Bridge repair project scheduled to begin Sept. 10, 2012 and be completed by the end of December 2012.


The rehab project will repair steel connections, electrical systems, and concrete surfaces and paint a portion of the bridge.


The open house will be held on Thursday, June 21 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Stillwater City Hall—216 4th Street North.


Open house attendees will be able to view a detailed version of the steel and concrete repairs, view the Lift Bridge management plan, learn about vehicular detours, boat navigation impacts and have their questions answered from project leaders. Informational handouts will also be available.


Stillwater City Hall is handicapped-accessible. To request an ASL or foreign language interpreter, call 651-366-4720. To request other reasonable accommodations, call 651-366-4718; the Minnesota Relay Service toll-free at 1-800-627-3529 (TTY, Voice or ASCII) or 711, or e-mail your request to


More information on the project can be found at:







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