Minnesota Department of Transportation

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News Release

March 27, 2019

Coffee and Conversation meeting scheduled April 4 in Virginia

The Minnesota Department of Transportation has scheduled a Coffee and Conversation meeting from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Thursday, April 4. The public is welcome to attend and learn about the upcoming Highway 53 Intersection and Passing Lanes Project and the Highway 135 Improvements Project which includes: resurfacing and turn lane improvements at; the county public works building in Gilbert and at Scenic Acres Drive, drainage improvements in Gilbert and intersection reconfiguration at Aurora.

Information about a safety improvement project on Highway 169 between Taconite and Pengilly, scheduled to begin in 2021, will also be discussed. There will also be time for questions, comments and discussion.

MnDOT hosts Coffee and Conversation meetings quarterly. Speakers and presentations focus on transportation topics. All meetings are from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at MnDOT Headquarters in Virginia, 101 N. Hoover Rd., Virginia, Minnesota 55792.

Dates for future Coffee and Conversation meetings are posted at mndot.gov/d1.

Please plan to attend.

To request an ASL or foreign language interpreter, or other reasonable accommodation, call Janet Miller at 651-366-4720 or 1-800-657-3774 (Greater Minnesota), 711 or 1-800-627-3529 (Minnesota Relay). You also may send an email to adarequest.dot@state.mn.us. Please request at least one week in advance, if possible.