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MDT Proposes To Restore State Secondary Route 511 To Gravel Surface North Of Whitetail

The Montana Department of Transportation encourages the public to comment on a proposal to restore about seven miles of Secondary 511, north of Whitetail, to a gravel surface The project begins north of Second Avenue, at reference post 6.7 and extends north for 7.1 miles ending at the Whitetail Port of Entry, reference post 13.8.

Proposed work includes pulverizing the existing surface and adding additional gravel surfacing. The purpose of the project is to return the paved roadway to a gravel surface and place route maintenance and permitting into Daniels County’s jurisdiction.

A target construction date will be determined upon completion of all project development activities and availability of funding. No new right-of-way or utility relocations will be needed.

An important part of properly planning for future projects is partnering with the community. Montana Department of Transportation welcomes the public to provide ideas and comments on the proposed project. Comments may be submitted online at comment_form.shtml or in writing to Montana Department of Transportation, Glendive office at PO Box 890, Glendive, MT 59330-0890. Please note that comments are for project CN 9725000.

The public is encouraged to contact Glendive district administrator Shane Mintz at 406-345-8212 or project design engineer Megan Cail at 406-444‑6230 or Daniels County Commissioners at 406-487-5561 with questions or for additional information.

Alternative accessible formats of this document will be provided on request. Persons who need an alternative format should contact the Human Resources and Occupational Safety Division, Department of Transportation, 2701 Prospect Avenue, PO Box 201001, Helena, MT 59620. Telephone 406-4449229. Those using a TTY may call 1(800)335-7592 or through the Montana Relay Service at 711.

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