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Highway 71 resurfacing project begins Monday in Willmar, Minn.


WILLMAR - Motorists may encounter minor delays when crews begin work on the U.S. Highway 71 project from state Highway 7 to state Highway 23 south of Willmar on Monday. Crews will begin work on the bridges over the Willmar Bypass and then begin resurfacing Highway 71 approximately mid-August, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation.

The project consists of a bituminous mill and overlay, turn-lane construction and bridge approach panel repair.

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David Little
David Little covers the Willmar City Council, Willmar Municipal Utilities and other city news.
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