Wednesday, May 15, 2013 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm
A public informational open house for the Highway 15/County Road 115 roundabout and Highway 15 resurfacing project will be held from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Wednesday, May 15, at the Hutchinson Event Center, 1005 Highway 15 South, Plaza 15, Hutchinson.
To be discussed are the improvements overview, staging during the construction, what to expect during the construction, who to contact with questions and the posted detours.
Depending on the weather, the intersection for the roundabout, located at the intersection near Menards in Hutchinson will be closed in June and be reopened to traffic about Aug. 10.
As to the Highway 15 resurfacing from Denver Avenue in Hutchinson south to the Highway 212 intersection at Brownton, the 10-mile stretch is expected to be completed Aug. 10 as well, weather permitting.
The work includes milling off the existing asphalt surface and replacing it with new bituminous asphalt on top of the existing roadway.
For additional information, contact John Brunkhorst, McLeod County highway engineer, at 320-484-4321.