Highway 28 from Chokio to Morris will close today until September. Traffic will be detoured to County Road 13, County Road 8 and Highway 59. Motorists can also expect to encounter lane closures in Chokio, from Fourth Street to County Road 13. The project includes resurfacing and box culvert replacements, as well as pedestrian accessibility upgrades in Chokio, and snow fence installation near Morris.
During construction, access to businesses and residences along the work zone will be maintained. Central Specialties, Inc., based out of Alexandria, is the prime contractor for the $6.7 million project.