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May 20, 2021

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MnDOT announces construction on Hwy 1 in Thief River Falls resumes Monday, May 24

Project expected to be complete mid-June

BEMIDJI, Minn. – The Minnesota Department of Transportation will resume resurfacing Highway 1 from Thief River Falls to Goodridge beginning Monday, May 24. Crews will complete the project that began in 2020. Remaining work to be completed:

  • Continuation of the final lift of bituminous pavement on the western limits of the project
  • Shouldering
  • Minor grading
  • Rumble strip installation
  • Permanent striping

The project is expected to be completed by mid-June.

Motorists can expect lane closures, flaggers and pilot car operations. MnDOT urges motorists to use caution, pay attention and slow down in work zones.

Visit the MnDOT website to learn more about each of the projects at www.mndot.gov/d2/projects/2020/thief-river-falls.