Minnesota Department of Transportation

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Jan. 23, 2020

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Public meeting scheduled for Virginia signal light project  

Virginia, Minn. – The Virginia/Mountain Iron business community is invited to a public meeting Thursday, Jan. 30, to discuss an upcoming signal light and turn lane projects taking place this summer.

The meeting will be Jan. 30 at 11 a.m. in the MnDOT headquarters building located at 101 N. Hoover Road, Virginia. Project managers will discuss the projects at Highway 53/South 12th Avenue West and Highway 53/13th Street South intersections and the impact these projects will have on businesses’ accesses, deliveries and traffic in that area.

This project will improve safety and accessibility at the two intersections.

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