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Be on the alert for road closures this week in Willmar

WILLMAR--With several active construction projects taking place around Willmar, city public works staff have announced three upcoming temporary road closures for drivers to be aware of.

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WILLMAR-With several active construction projects taking place around Willmar, city public works staff have announced three upcoming temporary road closures for drivers to be aware of.

Country Club Drive between 23rd Avenue Northeast and Kandiyohi County Road 24 will be closed Wednesday for the installation of sanitary sewer. Traffic will not be allowed through the work zone and alternate routes will need to be found.

Also starting Wednesday, bituminous milling will be done on Lakeland Drive between U.S. Highway 12 and Civic Center Drive. Traffic will be allowed in the construction zone. The project is expected to be completed Thursday. The estimated starting date could change.

Ella Avenue between Seventh Street Northwest and First Street will be a construction zone Friday as road crews complete bituminous milling on that section. Traffic will be allowed in the construction zone. The project should be finished Friday.

Motorists are asked to drive slowly for both their safety and the safety of the construction crews.

Related Topics: TRANSPORTATION
Shelby Lindrud is a reporter with the West Central Tribune of Willmar. Her focus areas are arts and entertainment, agriculture, features writing and the Kandiyohi County Board.

She can be reached via email slindrud@wctrib.com or direct 320-214-4373.


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