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Open House for S.D. Highway 115 Reconstruction Project

For Immediate Release:  Wednesday, March 16, 2016

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



DELL RAPIDS, S.D. - The South Dakota Department of Transportation (SDDOT), in cooperation with the city of Dell Rapids and Reede Construction, will hold an open house style public meeting for the Highway 115 project on the southern edge of Dell Rapids on Tuesday, March 22.

The $8.3 million project will reconstruct 2.1 miles of Highway 115 from two miles south of Dell Rapids to Quarry Road. Work is tentatively scheduled to begin March 28 and includes grading, storm sewer, curb and gutter, structure and concrete surfacing. 

This open house style public meeting will be held at the Dell Rapids Fire Hall located at 401 W 4th St., from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.

The open house will be informal with a short presentation at 6 p.m. and staff available to discuss issues and answer your questions regarding the reconstruction project. During this time, you will also have the opportunity to present written comments.

Notice is hereby given to individuals with disabilities that this open house/public meeting is being held in a physically accessible place. Please notify the SDDOT ADA coordinator at least 48 hours prior to the open house/public meeting if you have special needs for which this agency will need to make arrangements. The telephone number for making special arrangements is 605-773-3540 or 1-800-877-1113 (Telecommunications Device for the Deaf).

For further information about the project, contact Mike Heiberger at 605-367-5680 or by email at mike.heiberger@state.sd.us.


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