Work on the Nest Lake Bridge starts Monday, August 15
WILLMAR, Minn. – Grinding (milling of the top surface to reduce sound) and repaving of the Nest Lake Bridge is part of the Highway 9 New London to Sunburg project.
Work on the Nest Lake Bridge starts Monday, August 15. Highway 23 over the bridge will be restricted from 4-lane to 2-lane, but the bridge will remain open.
Motorists can anticipate delays during the bridge work. A four way stop will also be placed at the intersection of North Shore Drive and Highway 23 and Old Mill Road/153rd Avenue and Highway 23.
The estimated project cost is $1.8 million. For more information on this project visit http://www.dot.state.mn.us/d8/projects/hwy9.
MnDOT asks motorists to slow down and pay attention while driving through work zones. Remember orange cones, no phones. Motorists who speed through a work zone or who disobey work zone flaggers face a $300 fine.
Plan ahead for your travel using 511. For updated statewide road conditions and construction information, call 5-1-1 or visit http://www.511mn.org/.
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