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07/22/2019 11:34 AM

Construction continues on US Hwy 85 north of Amidon

Constructions is progressing on a project on US Hwy 85 approximately 10 miles north of Amidon to near the Stark County Line, 20 miles south of Belfield. Motorists should be aware that there is changing traffic control configuration and roadway conditions that may affect their travels, especially motorcyclists who may be headed to Sturgis.

The project consists of widening, pipe extension work and paving.

As part of the project:

  • A gravel surface will be present on the roadway in the next few weeks
  • Speeds will be reduced
  • Flaggers and pilot car may be utilized from time to time
  • Motorists may experience brief delays

The entire project is expected to be complete this fall.

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

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