road construction

• Involvement in I-94 Coalition helps make sure they     remain on the radar by Dawn Feddersen-Poindexter Contributing Writer The Otsego City Council discussed the upcoming lane additions to Interstate 94 with I-94 Corridor Coalition Chair Steve Bot at their regular meeting on Feb. 24. The Minnesota Department of Transportation has approved funding to [...]

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by Jim Boyle Editor Highway 10 through Elk River will soon be restored to two lanes, but not soon enough for many motorists who are being delayed during this $6 million state-led reconstruction project. Friday, July 12, was particularly problematic. The highway was already down to one lane in each direction through east Elk River [...]

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by Jeff Hage ECM Publishers Drivers on Highway 169 north of Zimmerman will be affected by a pair of road projects this construction season. Construction will come in two phases: In April through June the 17 miles between Milaca and Onamia will be reconstructed. The stretch from Zimmerman to Long Siding will be under construction [...]

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by Joni Astrup Associate editor A road project is planned for this summer on Highway 10 in Elk River. The Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) plans to resurface five miles of the highway between Norfolk Avenue by downtown Elk River and Jarvis Street near the Elk River-Ramsey border. There also will be a number of [...]

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by Nathan Warner Contributing writer Waldo has been on the run in Zimmerman this month, and people have been out to catch sight of him in stores and shops around town. The Where’s Waldo in Zimmerman Scavenger Hunt is designed to help draw people to visit businesses during the heavy road construction on Fremont Avenue/County [...]

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Work will begin Monday, July 9, on Highway 169 between Highway 10 in Elk River and County Road 4 in Zimmerman. The work will include resurfacing, drainage improvements and other upgrades, according to Minnesota Department of Transportation spokesperson J.P. Gillach. Initially, sections of northbound Highway 169 between Highway 10 and County Road 33 will be [...]

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Waldo is coming to Zimmerman in July to help more than 20 businesses during the extensive road construction that has disrupted downtown. Start the search for Waldo at Reading Frenzy BookShop by getting a search list for participating businesses, then visit the stores on the list and try to find the Waldo figures hidden in [...]

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