59th Street N between Stagecoach Trail and Hwy 95 permanently closed May 13 as crews cleared trees and vegetation between Hwy 36, Beach Rd, and Hwy 95 in preparation for the alignment of Hwy 95. Work to clear this area will continue for approximately two weeks and the area will remain an active construction zone through the end of the year. All roadways into the work area will be barricaded; for safety reasons, unauthorized pedestrians and vehicles will be prohibited from entering this area.
Boaters and other water traffic on the St. Croix River may experience delays on Tuesday, May 21 as crews complete the scheduled replacement of a gearbox inside the Stillwater Lift Bridge. The lift span will remain in the down position between 8 a.m. and noon and will not affect motor vehicle traffic on the bridge.