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News Release
April 17, 2013



MnDOT Metro District
Office of Communications
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Roseville, MN 55113


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Stillwater Lift Bridge 2013 schedule takes effect April 24
Bridge tender training to take place April 23

ROSEVILLE, Minn. – The Stillwater Lift Bridge’s 2013 lift schedule will go into effect full time for the 2013 season at 8 a.m. Wednesday, April 24.

In addition, motorists may experience delays between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. Tuesday, April 23, weather permitting, as bridge tenders participate in operator training and testing of the lift span.

Rehabilitation of the Stillwater Lift Bridge, spanning the St. Croix River between Stillwater, Minn. and Houlton, Wis., took place late in 2012. Crews repaired steel connections, replaced and repaired mechanical and electrical components, repaired concrete surfaces, repaired floor beams, painted portions of the bridge at repair locations and replaced guardrail, curb and gutter.

Visit for more information on the Stillwater Lift Bridge and to view a PDF of the 2013 Stillwater Lift Bridge opening schedule.


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