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North Dakota Department of Transportation News Release. Toll Free: 1-855-NDROADS (637-6237)
04/28/2017 02:21 PM

Traffic lanes reduced as work begins on ND Hwy 20 Devils Lake Underpass Project on Monday

The first phase of construction will begin Monday, May 1 on the ND Highway 20 Underpass project in Devils Lake. The project consists of replacing the BSNF railroad bridge over ND 20 in Devils Lake.

 Beginning Monday, traffic restrictions will be in place for motorists consisting of:  

§  ND Highway 20 will be reduced to two lanes from ND Highway 19 to 6th Street NE while a temporary railroad bridge is constructed

§  A width restriction of 12 feet will be in place

§  Speeds reduced to 25 mph

§  Some work will occur at night

The Devils Lake Underpass Project has many phases that will require numerous changes to traffic and pedestrian flow patterns. Motorists should reduce speeds, follow signs and know that traffic control will frequently change throughout the duration of the project.


For more information about construction projects and road conditions throughout North Dakota, call 511 from any type of phone or visit the Travel Information Map on the NDDOT website at

North Dakota Department of Transportation, 608 East Boulevard, Bismarck, ND 58505