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Sections of a concrete box culvert, which will create an easier passage for boaters between lakes L'Homme Dieu and Geneva, were lined up along County Road 111 in Alexandria on Wednesday. The road is expected to be closed for about a week. (Photo by Lowell Anderson)

Bridge work closes Geneva Road

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Big changes are happening on Geneva Road.

A bridge replacement project on Douglas County Road 111 (Geneva Road) started Tuesday, October 23 and should be completed within a week.


Landwehr Construction of St. Cloud is the contractor on the $228,000 project.

County Road 111 is now closed at the bridge located at the Geneva/L'Homme Dieu Channel. Road closed signs are in place at County Road 73 on the north end and at Birch Avenue on the south.

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Al Edenloff
Al Edenloff is the news and opinion page editor for the Echo Press. He was born in Alexandria and lived most of his childhood in Parkers Prairie. He graduated with honors from Moorhead State University with a degree in mass communications, print journalism. He interned at the Echo Press in the summer of 1983 and was hired a year later as a sports reporter. He also worked as a news reporter/photographer. Al is a four-time winner of the Minnesota Newspaper Association's Herman Roe Award, which honors excellence in editorial writing.  
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