Weather Forecast


Parking restrictions, lane closure downtown Alexandria April 14-15

Motorists on Highway 29/Broadway in downtown Alexandria may encounter short-term lane closures and parking restrictions on Monday, April 14, and Tuesday, April 15, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT).

A contractor for MnDOT will be doing preparatory work, including drilling, for this summer’s Broadway reconstruction project.

The reconstruction project is scheduled to begin Monday, May 12.

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Amy Chaffins

Amy Chaffins is a journalist working for the Echo Press newspaper in Alexandria, Minnesota.

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