Minnesota Department of Transportation

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April 18, 2016

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Open house for proposed Hwy 59/County Road 22 roundabout set for May 3

DETROIT LAKES, Minn.— An open house for the public to learn more about a proposed roundabout at Highway 59 and Becker County Road 22 is scheduled for Tuesday, May 3.

The meeting will run from 4:30 to 7 p.m., at the Detroit Country Club Lakeview Clubhouse, 24962 County Road 22, Detroit Lakes. A short presentation will begin at 6 p.m.

The Minnesota Department of Transportation and Becker County are planning to construct a roundabout at the intersection, which has a higher-than-average crash rate, in 2017.

Representatives from MnDOT, Becker County and Kimley-Horn and Associates consulting firm will present the proposed layout. They will also take feedback, answer questions and address concerns about the project.

To request an ASL or foreign language interpreter, or other reasonable accommodation, call Janet Miller at 651-366-4720 or 1-800-657-3774 (Greater Minnesota), 711 or 1-800-627-3529 (Minnesota Relay). You also may send an email to ADArequest.dot@state.mn.us. Please request at least one week in advance, if possible.

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