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Highway 262 Work Between Alexandria and Bridgewater
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For Immediate Release:  Monday, July 30, 2012

Contact:  Eric Prunty, SDDOT Mitchell Area, 605-995-3341 or

                 Scott Schneider, Sayre Associates, 605- 940-1051


    Highway 262 Work Between Alexandria and Bridgewater


MITCHELL, S.D. – The South Dakota Department of Transportation began work Wednesday, July 25, on state Highway 262 between Alexandria and Bridgewater. 


Work being done includes cold milling of the asphalt concrete, culvert extension and replacement, grade raises, shoulder and ditch shaping, and a new asphalt concrete surface.


Traffic through work areas will be controlled by flaggers and a pilot car.  Moderate traffic delays should be expected in the work zones, and travel on some portions of the project will be accommodated on gravel surfaces.


Motorists should be alert for construction workers and equipment on or near the shoulder of the road.


The prime contractor is Spencer Quarries, Inc. of Spencer, S.D.; the work is expected to be done by Oct. 26.


For more information, contact Eric Prunty 605-995-3341 or Scott Schneider (605) 940-1051.


Complete road construction information can be found at www.safetravelusa.com/sd or by dialing 511.




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