Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

June 5, 2013

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Open house for Hwy 101/61 project scheduled for June 26

ROSEVILLE, Minn. — Area residents and business owners are invited to attend an open house to learn about the Southwest Reconnection Project affecting the Highway101 River Crossing and the County Road 61/Flying Cloud Drive corridor.

The open house will be held Wednesday, June 26 from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Chanhassen Public Library, 7711 Kerber Boulevard in Chanhassen.

Open house attendees will be able to learn the details of the project, view project layouts and ask questions of MnDOT and other project partners. Information also will be available about the cultural resources investigation, which is being conducted in compliance with the federal Section 106 process.

The Environmental Assessment Worksheet (EAW) for this project was recently published, and is available on the project website. Written comments will be received at the open house and through July 3, 2013.

For more information about these projects or to sign up for email updates visit: www.dot.state.mn.us/metro/projects/hwy101river/

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 email your request to adarequest.dot@state.mn.us.

For real-time travel information anywhere in Minnesota visit www.511mn.org or dial 5-1-1.

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