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Two Kandiyohi County roads to be closed for work starting Monday

WILLMAR -- Two Kandiyohi County roads will be closed next week for road construction.

The Kandiyohi County Public Works Department has announced that, weather permitting, road work will begin Monday on County Road 38 near Kandiyohi and also on County Road 2 in Atwater.

County Road 38 will be closed from County Road 40 to about 1 mile north of County Road 40.

Through traffic will be diverted west on County Road 40, north on County Road 5 and east on Minnesota Highway 9.

Work on County Road 38 will include grading operations and gravel base. Construction is scheduled to be completed by the end of July.

County Road 2 will be closed beginning at 7 a.m. Monday at the railroad crossing in Atwater.

The BNSF Railway crew will be completing maintenance work on the railroad crossing. The road will reopen at 5 p.m. Tuesday.

Motorists are encouraged to use alternate routes.