Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

Oct. 21, 2016

Orange barrels on a highway

Hwy 34 culvert replacement set for Oct. 24

DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – Motorists on Highway 34 near Height of Land Lake may experience short delays on Monday, Oct. 24, while crews replace a culvert.

A temporary signal system will restrict traffic to a single direction at a time.

The work is necessary to repair an emergency drainage issue. The culvert has failed and will not allow water to pass.

The project is expected to last one day.

Crews will not replace the pavement until the following week, so motorists should to use caution near the work zone until the temporary gravel surface is covered.

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