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On The Street
September 25, 2015
Slow down on Highway 29 south of Alexandria this afternoon
Traffic on Highway 29 south of Interstate 94 will shift late this afternoon, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT). Crews will re-direct vehicles from the east side of the road to the newly-reconstructed west side. Drivers are urged to slow down and...
September 25, 2015 - 2:32pm
July 31, 2015
I-94 traffic switches near Fergus Falls+
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – All traffic on Interstate 94 northwest of Fergus Falls has shifted to the eastbound lanes. A single lane of traffic remains open in each direction while crews begin work on the westbound bridge deck over Otter Tail County Road 10. The project began in...
July 31, 2015 - 9:43am
July 23, 2015
County Road 28 road work under way
Reconstruction work on Douglas County Road 28 has begun. Douglas County Public Works Director Dave Robley reported Thursday that the asphalt surface will be ground up this week and the earthwork will begin the week of July 27. A portion of County Road 28 is being reconstructed...
July 23, 2015 - 2:39pm
June 16, 2014
I-94 lanes near Alexandria to close Tuesday, Wednesday
Motorists traveling on Interstate 94 west of Alexandria will encounter intermittent delays and lane closures on Tuesday and Wednesday, June 17-18, for work on the CapX2020 transmission line project. Traffic will reduce to a single lane in each direction during daytime hours while...
June 16, 2014 - 10:43am
June 13, 2014
Broadway update: Roof drains complicate work
Here's an update about Alexandria's Broadway reconstruction project, as provided by City Engineer Tim Schoonhoven on Friday, June 13: "The contractor is completing the final watermain tie-in at Fifth Avenue. At this time, all of the old watermain has been disconnected and the businesses...
June 13, 2014 - 12:42pm
May 2, 2014
Get ready for major work on Highway 29 North Wednesday
Motorists on Highway 29 north of Alexandria will experience lane closures, pilot cars and possible delays when a resurfacing project begins Wednesday, May 7. The project will extend along Highway 29 from McKay Avenue on the north side of Alexandria to Highway 210. The section...
May 2, 2014 - 3:30pm
April 11, 2014
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...
April 11, 2014 - 10:56am
July 24, 2012
Bridge painting project under way on Highway 10 and I-94
Motorists on Highway 10 and Interstate 94 may encounter lane closures at several bridges through late August. Crews are removing existing paint and repainting the following bridges: Highway 10 under Otter Tail County Road 34 near Perham I-94 under Otter Tail County Road 26...
July 24, 2012 - 11:21am
July 20, 2012
Brace yourself for work on Broadway
Brace yourself. Motorists traveling on Broadway/Highway 29 in Alexandria may encounter delays when a resurfacing and intersection improvement...
July 20, 2012 - 12:00am
April 11, 2012
Road work ahead
There's road work ahead - more than $1 billon of it. The Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) announced its 2012 construction program...
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April 11, 2012 - 12:00am
June 18, 2010
Streetlight work under way
Alexandria Light and Power crews are doing maintenance on 6th Avenue, between Hawthorne and Nokomis Street, to replace streetlights. The utility...
June 18, 2010 - 12:00am