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Chip Seal Work to Begin on Highway 14 in Brookings

For Immediate Release:  Monday, June 3, 2019

Contact:  Bryce R. Olson, 605-882-5166


BROOKINGS, S.D. –  The South Dakota Department of Transportation says a chip seal application will be applied on Highway 14 and Highway 14B in Brookings on Tuesday, June 4, 2019.


The chip seal on Highway 14 will include west of Western Avenue to the intersection of Highway 14B and east of 34th Avenue to one mile east of the intersection of Highway 14B.


Highway 14B will be chip sealed in its entirety both west and east of I-29 along the north edge of Brookings.  


Loose gravel will be present for a period of 36 to 72 hours after each day’s chip seal application. Traffic should travel at 40 mph or the posted speed limit if it is less than 40 mph during this time frame.


Completion of the project is expected by June 14, 2019. 


The prime contractor on this $2.7 million project is Astech Corporation of St Joseph, Minnesota.   


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


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