Minnesota Department of Transportation
1500 West County Road B2, Roseville, MN 55113
June 22, 2011
For Immediate Release
Contact: Kent Barnard
Office Phone: 651-234-7504 Mobile Phone: 651-253-2803
Highway 65 resurfacing, accessibility project outlined next week at meetings in Minneapolis
Project will improve safety and mobility for motorists and pedestrians
ROSEVILLE, Minn. – Two informational open house are set for Tuesday, June 28 and Thursday, June 30, 2011, at the Hennepin County Library Northeast Branch, 2220 Central Ave. NE in Minneapolis, to outline next year’s resurfacing and accessibility project on Highway 65.
The project, between Washington Avenue in Minneapolis and 53rd Avenue N.E. in Fridley, includes resurfacing from Washington Avenue to 14th Ave. NE, 18th Avenue to 27th Avenue and from 37th Avenue NE to 53rd Avenue NE, bridge repairs and accessibility upgrades at 51 intersections.
The informational open house is set from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Tuesday, June 28 and from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Thursday, June 30 in the Northeast Meeting Room.
To request an ASL interpreter call 651-366-4720. To request other reasonable accommodations, call 651-366-4718; the Minnesota Relay Service toll-free at 1-800-627-3529 (TTY, Voice or ASCII) or 711, or email your request to ADArequest@dot.state.mn.us.
To request this document in an alternative format: Call 651-366-4720 or email your request to ADArequest@dot.state.mn.us.
For additional information about Highway 65 resurfacing and accessibility project, visit dot.state.mn.us/metro/projects/hwy65/index.html.
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