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U.S. Highway 12 Closing in Milbank
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For Immediate Release:  Thursday, May 16, 2013

Contact:  Ron Sherman,  605-882-5166


U.S. Highway 12 Closing in Milbank


MILBANK, S.D. –  According to the South Dakota Department of Transportation, Highway 12 will be closed in Milbank at the intersection with Highway 15 on Monday, May 20, for about one-month.


A signed detour route will be provided along the north side of Milbank for both local and truck traffic. 


Highway 12 will be reconstructed in phases, westward from the Highway 15 junction for about 1.25 miles.


Construction will include removal and replacement of surfacing, new curb and gutter, sidewalk, storm sewer in the urban section and replacement of both bridges on the west edge of Milbank.


BX Civil & Construction is the prime contractor on the $6.4 million project; completion is scheduled for Nov. 1.


For more information, contact Ron Sherman at 605-882-5166


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



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