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News Release
Aug. 10, 2012




MnDOT Metro District
Office of Communications
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Roseville, MN 55113


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Hwy 212/284 lane and intersection closures to start Aug. 13


ROSEVILLE, Minn. — Motorists in Cologne will encounter closures of the left lane, turn lane and median of both directions of Highway 212 at Highway 284 and County Road 53 beginning on Monday, Aug. 13.


In addition motorists using Highway 284 and County Road 53 will only be able to turn right onto Highway 212. The closures are necessary as crews begin construction of the new Reduced Conflict Intersection to replace the existing standard intersection.


Motorist will follow a signed detour using County Road 36 and Village Parkway to bypass the closure.


The project is scheduled to be complete by October 2012.


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