Print Friendly Version

Header for Department of Transportation News Release
07/13/2018 02:31 PM

Construction begins Monday on US 85 from Belfield north to Gorham Junction

Construction begins Monday, July 16 on US Highway 85 from north of Belfield north 15 miles to Gorham Junction. The work consists of a slurry seal which is an application of oil mixed with aggregate to form a thin surface on top of the existing roadway.

During construction:

  • Speeds will be reduced

  • Pilot car and flaggers will be in place

  • Oil may be present on the roadway

The work is expected to be complete in early August.

The NDDOT would like to remind motorists to slow down and use caution throughout the work zone. 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

Footer for Department of Transportation with address 608 East Boulevard, Bismarck, ND 58505