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Ward Rest Area Temporarily Closing For Upgrades
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For Immediate Release:  Friday, May 5, 2017

Contact: Matt Brey, 605.882.5166


BROOKINGS, S.D. – The South Dakota Department of Transportation says the Ward rest area located at Exit 121 ten miles south of Brookings on Interstate 29 will be closing on Monday, May 8, for approximately six weeks.


A contractor will be upgrading the building and facilities. The building and parking lot for both north and southbound travelers will be unavailable during this time.


For complete road construction information, visit www.safetravelusa.com/sd or dial 511.



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