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News Release
Aug. 14, 2012



MnDOT Metro District
Office of Communications
1500 County Rd B2 West
Roseville, MN 55113


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Hwy 65/50th Avenue NE traffic signal replacement begins Aug. 20


ROSEVILLE, Minn. – Motorists may experience minor delays at the intersection of Hwy 65 and 50th Avenue NE in Columbia Heights as a project to replace the traffic signals begins Monday, Aug. 20.


Temporary, non-rush hour lane closures may occur throughout the project as needed. Sidewalk closures in the area will occur during the project and pedestrians are advised to follow the posted detour routes.


The project consists of replacing the current traffic signals and making accessibility upgrades for pedestrians. The entire project is expected to be completed by late September 2012.


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