Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

April 25, 2017

Hwy 59 resurfacing topic of open house on May 9 in Mahnomen

BEMIDJI, Minn. – The public is invited to attend an informational meeting on Tuesday, May 9 to learn more about this summer’s 36-mile resurfacing project on Highway 59 from Winger to Callaway.

The open house will be held from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. at the White Earth Tribal and Community College, 2250 College Road, Mahnomen.

The meeting will be held as an open house with no formal presentation and everyone is welcome to come when convenient. Representatives of the project team will be on hand to discuss the project details and answer questions.

The project is scheduled to begin on May 15 and is expected to be complete by September 1. Along with resurfacing from Winger to Callaway, it includes additional work in Mahnomen with construction of turn lanes, sidewalks, bike trail and pedestrian accessibility improvements.

To request an ASL or foreign language interpreter, call 651-366-4720.  To request other reasonable accommodations, call 651-366-4718 or email adarequest.dot@state.mn.us.

For real-time travel information and road conditions anywhere in Minnesota, visit www.511mn.org.

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