Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

May 22, 2017

Hwy 277 bridge replacement project complete

WILLMAR, Minn. – The Highway 277 bridge replacement project will be complete by the end of the day today, May 22.  The detour will be removed and the road will be opened to traffic tomorrow, May 23.

The Highway 277 project started May 1 and included the replacement of the bridge on Highway 277 near Gluek.  Riley Brothers was the contractor on the project.  For more information on the project visit mndot.gov/d8/projects/hwy277/.        

MnDOT asks motorists to slow down and pay attention while driving through work zones.  Motorists who speed through a work zone or who disobey work zone flaggers face a $300 fine.

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