Numerous Eastbound Interstate 94 accidents are being reported because of today’s winter weather. The Monticello Fire Department was called to two separate accidents one at Mile 194 and the other at Mile 192. According to the Minnesota Department of Transportation 511 website, the following accidents were reported Wednesday morning: I-94: St. Cloud to Brooklyn Center [...]
City Engineer Shibani Bisson reports the Monticello Interstate 94 reconstruction project is now underway. Bisson provided a project update during the start of Monday night’s Monticello City Council meeting. Her report included this updated project staging map. See this week’s print edition of the Monticello Times for a full update on the I-94 project.
Jack Frost has (finally) left Monticello. That means next week, motorists can expect both directions of I-94 to be reduced to a single lane overnight, up to seven days a week, beginning Monday, April 14. Crews will begin work to reconstruct I-94 through Monticello. The Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) reported Thursday that lanes could [...]
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will place burning restrictions over the central part of the state beginning Monday, April 14, because fire danger is expected to rapidly increase as winds pick up and snow continues to melt. These counties will be included in the initial burning restrictions: Anoka, Benton, Chisago, Dakota, Douglas, Hennepin, Isanti, [...]
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