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03/19/2020 11:31 AM

Highway 85 traffic south of Watford City moved to temporary bypass next week

Beginning Monday, March 23, traffic on Highway 85, approximately 14 miles south of Watford City, traffic will be detoured to a temporary bypass during the construction. Motorists should plan ahead and expect delays.

During construction

  • Speed limit reduced to 25 mph
  • Traffic detoured to a temporary bypass during the construction

This phase of the project is expected to be complete in the Fall of 2020.

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 http://www.dot.nd.gov/travel-info-v2/.

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