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Public invited to transportation open house

The public is invited to an open house for the Alexandria Area Transportation Study on Tuesday, October 19, 6 to 8 p.m., at the Alexandria City Council Chambers, 704 Broadway.

Short-term and long-range transportation improvements/recommendations for the Alexandria area will be presented. Project representatives will be available to discuss the study's findings. A brief presentation is scheduled for 6 p.m.

The October 19 open house is the third and final public open house regarding the study.

The open house and transportation study are sponsored by the city of Alexandria, Douglas County and the Minnesota Department of Transportation.

A comprehensive transportation plan for the greater Alexandria area will be developed based on the information gathered from the study. The final report is scheduled to be completed at the end of October.

For more information about the open house, contact Jack Forslund at WSB & Associates Inc. at or (763) 287-8532.

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