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April 21, 2021

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MnDOT to host virtual public meeting for 2022 project on Hwy 55/59 between Elbow Lake and Barrett

DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—The Minnesota Department of Transportation invites the public to a virtual public meeting on Thursday, May 6, at 5:30 p.m., to learn more about the 2022 reconstruction project on Highway 55/59 between Elbow Lake and Barrett. A formal presentation by MnDOT will begin at 5:30 p.m., followed by time for questions.

The reconstruction project on Highway 55/59 between Elbow Lake and Barrett is currently scheduled for construction in 2022, and will address pavement concerns, shoulder widening, culvert replacement, turn lanes, access improvements, potential snow fence installation and pedestrian accessibility requirements in the City of Barrett.

To learn more about the project and for a link to the virtual meeting on May 6, visit mndot.gov/d4/projects/elbowlake-barrett. Those without internet access can call 1-855-282-6330 to join the meeting. Meeting access code is 187 713 2104. For those unable to attend the meeting, a recording of the presentation will be posted to the MnDOT project webpage, with an opportunity to submit questions or comments online via the survey.

MnDOT invites and encourages participation by all. If you need a reasonable accommodation in order to fully participate in this event, such as an ASL or spoken language interpreter, or need documents in an alternate format, such as braille or large print, please contact Janet Miller at 651-366-4720 or email ADArequest.dot@state.mn.us as soon as possible, but no later than 48 hours before the scheduled event.