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Aug. 10, 2022

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Community invited to public meeting for Highway 7 roundabout project

WILLMAR, Minn. – the community is invited to an in-person public meeting for the Highway 7 roundabout project on Monday, August 22 from 4-5:30 pm at the Lester Prairie City Hall (37 Juniper St. N) in Lester Prairie.  Information on the final roundabout design and detour routes will be available.  A presentation will not be given.  The public is invited to stop by anytime from 4-5:30 pm.

A virtual meeting is available for those unable to attend the in-person public meeting.  Visit the project webpage at mndot.gov/d8/projects/hwy7lesterprairie/ to view the virtual meeting.

MnDOT invites and encourages participation by all people in their programs, services, and activities.  If you need an ASL, a foreign language interpreter, or documents in an alternative format (such as braille, large print or in a different language) at no cost, please email your request to Janet Miller at ADArequest.dot@state.mn.us or call 651-366-4720.  Relay service: 711.

If you need any another reasonable accommodation to participate (such as seating modification or auxiliary aids), please email your request to Accessibility.DOT@state.mn.us or call 1-833-400-8432.  Relay service: 711.

For more information about the project, visit the project page, or contact Mandi Lighthizer-Schmidt, Public Engagement  Director, at mandi.lighthizer-schmidt@state.mn.us.