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Nov. 29, 2021

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Bridge maintenance work in Oslo begins December 6

BEMIDJI, Minn. – Motorists traveling on Highway 1 in Oslo can expect a bridge closure beginning December 6 through December 17, as MnDOT crews begin maintenance work. Bridge crews will be adding strengthening steel plates during this closure. Work will be performed 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. weekdays. The bridge will be open to traffic through the evening and weekend. Motorists should use an alternate route.

MnDOT reminds drivers to slow down, avoid distractions and follow traffic signs in work zones. For real-time traffic and travel information in Minnesota, visit www.511mn.org or get the free smartphone app at Google Play or the App Store.