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I29 Exit 132 Ramp Closures
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For Immediate Release:  Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Contact:  John Rittershaus, 605.688.5001


BROOKINGS, S.D. – The South Dakota Department of Transportation says the southbound off-ramp and the northbound on-ramp at Interstate 29 Exit 132 will close for approximately 21 calendar days.


The northbound on-ramp closure is scheduled to begin on Monday, April 17, followed by the closure of the southbound off-ramp on Wednesday, April 19. The closure is necessary for crews to regrade and pave the ramps.


Signs will be in place routing traffic to Exit 133.


The public is invited to attend weekly meetings to discuss progress and sequencing.

Meetings will be held every Thursday at 9 a.m. at the Department of Transportation building located at 2131 34th Ave. in Brookings.


Interim completion for the project is Nov. 3, 2017, which includes Phase 0-2.  Overall field completion date is June 30, 2018, which includes Phase 3. 


The prime contractor on this $16.37 million project is BX Civil & Construction of Dell Rapids.


For complete road construction information, visit www.safetravelusa.com, call 511 or visit the webpage for this project on http://www.sddot.com/travelers/projects/6thStBrkgs/default.aspx.


Twitter: @SouthDakotaDOT #6thStBrookings


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