Tag: MnDOT

Highway 210 Crosby-Ironton Construction Project begins April 19th

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (4/9/21) (Crosby, MN) — The Minnesota Department of Transportation will begin work in the $6.5 million improvement project on highway 210 in Crosby and Ironton starting Monday, April 19th. MnDOT crews will be working in east Crosby and reconstruct Highway 210/Main Street (Highway 6) under traffic from Cross Avenue to east…
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April 9, 2021 0

Highway 210 construction project begins late April in Crosby

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (4/1/21) (Crosby, MN) — Later this month, MnDOT will begin the process of reconstruction and resurfacing work on Highway 210 through Crosby and Ironton through September. MnDOT will be reconstructing Highway 210 from Second Street SW to east of Third Avenue NE in Crosby, which includes road surface, underground utilities, side…
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April 1, 2021 0

Highway 23 in Milaca MnDOT Survey ends March 31st

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (3/30/21) (Milaca, MN) — March 31st is the final day for those who drive, ride, walk, or do business on Highway 23 in Milaca to take an online survey and watch a presentation for a 2021 transportation study from the Minnesota Department of Transportation. MnDOT, working with Mille Lacs County and…
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March 30, 2021 0

MnDOT holding virtual public hearing on TPI Project on March 29th

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (3/25/21) (Duluth, MN) — The Minnesota Department of Transportation will be going virtual again with a public meeting for the latest information on the Twin Ports Interchange Project in Duluth on Monday, March 29th at 12:125pm. MnDOT is making a concerted effort to help limit the spread of COVID-19 by not…
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March 25, 2021 0

MnDOT survey available for Milaca Highway 23 study

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (3/5/21) (Milaca, MN) — The Minnesota Department of Transportation is inviting travelers who drive, ride, walk, or do business on Highway 23 in Milaca to take an online survey and watch a presentation for a 2021 transportation study in this area.  MnDOT, in partnership with Mille Lacs County and the city…
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March 5, 2021 0
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Aitkin County Board listens to presentations, awards COVID Business grants

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (2/25/21) (Aitkin, MN) — The Aitkin County Board of Commissioners heard a pair of presentations and moved forward with upcoming construction projects at their second February meeting on Tuesday from the Aitkin County Government Center. The Board did approve a gambling permit for TJ’s Liquor in Malmo Township for Mille Lacs…
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February 25, 2021 0

MnDOT opens “Name a Snowplow” Contest

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (2/19/21) (St. Paul, MN) — The Minnesota Department of Transportation has opened the voting for their “Name a Snowplow” contest. MnDOT has received nearly 24,000 creative name submissions, and after review staff and leadership have whittled down the list to 50 selections for public voting. MnDOT focused on selecting names that…
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February 19, 2021 0

MnDOT Reps speak to Cuyuna Lakes Chamber Downtown Committee on Highway 210 project

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (2/19/21) (Crosby, MN) — Representatives from the Minnesota Department of Transportation presented to the Cuyuna Lakes Chamber Downtown Committee on Tuesday, February 16th.  Chamber members, business owners, and concerned residents heard of the notable plans that include tearing up sections of Highway 210/6 in Crosby and going through Ironton. This major…
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February 19, 2021 0

MnDOT hosting another Twin Ports Interchange public meeting

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (2/18/21) (Duluth, MN) — The Minnesota Department of Transportation will be having another virtual public meeting on Monday to discuss the latest events surrounding the Twin Ports Interchange project. MnDOT is continuing their stance on preventing the spread of COVID-19 by not having any in-person public meetings at this time. The…
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February 18, 2021 0

Aitkin County TZD meeting from January 13th

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (1/14/21) (Aitkin, MN) — After taking the month of December off, the Aitkin County Toward Zero Deaths Coalition began the new year with laying out the year ahead of initiatives.  TZD Coordinator Amy Dotzler alluded to the year end On-Air Drinking event, held in conjunction with KKIN Radio, local volunteers, and…
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January 14, 2021 0