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Miles City - Bridge Deck Reparations Proposed For 10 Bridges



August 11, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE	

Lori Ryan, Public
Information Officer, (406) 444-6821, lryan@mt.gov

Montana Department
of Transportation Proposes Bridge Deck Reparations for 10 Bridges
Near Miles City

MILES CITY  The Montana Department of
Transportation (MDT) would like to notify the public and seek
comments on a proposal to rehabilitate and repair 10 bridge decks in
Custer and Rosebud counties. 

The bridges are at the following
locations:

 Moon Creek Interchange  Ten miles southwest of Miles
City over Interstate 94 at reference post (RP) 0.1 
 Yellowstone
River  In Miles City on Montana Highway 59 at RP 1.1 
 Baker
Interchange  Two miles northeast of Miles City over Interstate 94 at
RP 6.2 
 West Miles City Interchange  Three miles southwest of
Miles City over Interstate 94 at RP 0.1 
 Tongue River  Southwest
edge of Miles City on U.S. Highway 12 (Main Street) at RP 2.3 

Tongue River (Eastbound)  One mile south of Miles City on Interstate
94 at RP 137.5 
 Sweeney Creek (Eastbound)  Seven miles east of
Rosebud on Interstate 94 at RP 111.6 
 Sweeney Creek (Westbound) 
Seven miles east of Rosebud on Interstate 94 at RP 111.6 

Separation County Road (Eastbound) over Cemetery Road  One mile
south of Miles City on Interstate 94 at RP 137.9 
 Separation County
Road (Westbound) over Cemetery Road  One mile south of Miles City on
Interstate 94 at RP 137.9

Proposed work includes repairing and
either resurfacing or sealing the existing bridge decks, upgrading
the bridge rail and guardrail approaches where appropriate, and
replacing or repairing deck joint seals as needed. The purpose of the
project is to extend the service life of the bridges as well as
enhance travel safety.
 
The project is tentatively scheduled for
construction in 2018, depending on completion of all project
development activities and availability of funding. No new
right-of-way or utility relocations will be needed.

For more
information, please contact Glendive District Administrator Shane
Mintz at (406) 345-8212 or Project Design Engineer Scott Walter at
(406) 444 6252. Members of the public may submit written comments to
the Montana Department of Transportation Glendive office at P.O. Box
890, Glendive MT  59330-0890, or online at 

www.mdt.mt.gov/mdt/comment_form.shtml

Please note that your comments
are for project UPN 8130000. Alternative accessible formats of this
information will be provided upon request by contacting the Office of
Civil Rights, P.O. Box 201001, Helena, MT 59620; (406) 444-9229; fax
(406) 444-7243, or e-mail to aflesch@mt.gov. Those using a TTY may
call (800) 335-7592 or through the Montana Relay Service at 711.