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Highway 59, County Road 22 roundabout project begins the week of May 1

 DETROIT LAKES, Minn. - Preliminary work on the Highway 59/County Road 22 roundabout south of Detroit Lakes is tentatively set to start the week of May 1.

During the first stage of the project, crews will construct a Highway 59 bypass on the west side of the intersection. Traffic impacts are expected to be minimal.

In later stages, County Road 22 will close for several weeks. Additional notice will be given prior to any closures. The project is scheduled to be completed by late July.

An open house is scheduled for May 4--from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.--at the Lakeview Golf Club (24962 County Road 22) in Detroit Lakes.

Staff from the Minnesota Department of Transportation will be available to answer questions about the project staging and timeline.

Additional project information is available at

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