Willmar Avenue Southwest project begins Monday
WILLMAR — City officials announce a street construction project will start Monday on Willmar Avenue Southwest from 22nd Street Southwest to County Road 5 and along Industrial Drive Southwest (former State Highway 40) between Airport Drive Southwest and Willmar Avenue.
The project calls for construction of Willmar Avenue Southwest from 22nd Street Southwest to County Road 5, with a new intersection at Industrial Drive Southwest. Traffic will not be allowed in the construction zone.
Traffic control, including detour signage, will be installed beginning Monday. Residents and motorists may encounter minor delays and are asked to follow the posted detour routes. Motorists are advised to slow down for their safety and the safety of others.
Construction is expected to be completed by Nov. 8. The prime contractor for the project is Duininck Inc. of Prinsburg.