Highway resurfacing projects in Twin Valley area, Kittson County begin May 27
BEMIDJI, Minn. – Motorists will encounter intermittent lane and shoulder closures on several area highways when a resurfacing project begins Tuesday, May 27.
Crews will be doing seal coating and striping on Highway 32 near Twin Valley, Highway 200 northeast of Twin Valley to Mahnomen County, and Highway 75 between Donaldson and Hallock. Flaggers and pilot cars will be present, with short-term delays to be expected.
Morris Seal Coat is the prime contractor for the project. Work is expected to be complete by mid-June.
When the project is complete, motorists will notice a smoother, safer ride along Highway 32, Highway 200 and Highway 75. This project helps ensure MnDOT’s transportation system will continue to serve the state for many years.
For real-time travel information anywhere in Minnesota, visit www.511mn.org or dial 5-1-1.
Bridge crews will inspect bridges in western Marshall County May 28-29
Motorists should expect short-term delays
BEMIDJI, Minn. – Motorists on Highway 1 and Highway 317 in western Marshall County will experience daytime lane closures through Thursday, May 29, as crews conduct routine bridge inspections along the Red River.
Workers will be inspecting the Oslo Bridge on Highway 1 on Wednesday, May 28, and the Highway 317 bridge on Thursday, May 29. Workers will be present from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. each day. Flaggers will be present, with short-term delays expected. Over-width vehicles will experience longer delays.
Drivers are urged to slow down to 55 mph in the work zones.
Crews inspect bridges every two years to ensure that they are in good condition. They will use specialized equipment to look for cracks, damage and other issues.