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Construction to Begin on Highway 115 (Minnesota Avenue)

For Immediate Release: Friday, March 29, 2019

Contact: Travis Dressen, Area Engineer, 605-367-5680



SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Starting Wednesday, April 3, the South Dakota Department of Transportation will begin reconstruction work on Highway 115 from 0.3 miles south of Lincoln County Highway 110 to 0.5 miles north of 272nd Street in Sioux Falls.


Highway 115 will be closed to traffic. Traffic will be detoured around the project on Lincoln County Highway 106, Interstate 29 and Lincoln County Highway 116. Access will be maintained to local traffic throughout the project.


The $18.3 million project will reconstruct 3.3 miles of Highway 115 (Minnesota Avenue) from just south of the 85th Street intersection to 0.3 miles south of the Lincoln County Highway 110 intersection. Work includes grading, structure, concrete paving, curb & gutter, asphalt concrete pavement, storm sewer, traffic signals and lighting.


The prime contractor for this project is T&R Contracting of Sioux Falls.


The substantial completion date for the 2019 construction season is Nov. 15, 2019.

The overall completion date for the 2020 construction season is Nov. 6, 2020.


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



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