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March 10, 2021

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Tree removals begin on Hwy 71 in Sanborn

WILLMAR, Minn. – Crews will be begin removing several trees on U.S. Highway 71 in Sanborn today in preparation for the bridge replacement project over the Cottonwood River which gets underway in April.

Work will take place off the roadway; however, drivers are asked to use caution and watch for vehicles at the work site.

For more information, visit the project webpage at mndot.gov/d8/projects/us71sanborn.