Thursday, June 16, 2016

Open house for Highway 200 project near Mahnomen set for June 24

DETROIT LAKES, Minn.— The Minnesota Department of Transportation will host an open house on June 24 for residents to learn more about this summer's Highway 200 project from Mahnomen to Roy Lake.

The public meeting will take place Friday, June 24, from 1 to 3 p.m. at the White Earth Tribal and Community College, 2250 College Road, Mahnomen, Minn.

Information on the project timeline, detour and anticipated traffic impacts will be available. There will not be a formal presentation, but representatives from MnDOT and the project contractor will be on hand to answer questions.

The Highway 200 project is tentatively set to begin July 11. 

Crews will resurface the highway between Mahnomen and Roy Lake and raise the road grade in several areas susceptible to flooding.

For approximately one month, Highway 200 will detour to Mahnomen County Road 3, Highway 113 and Clearwater County Road 39.

More information is available on the project website,

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