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Chip Seal Project Planned For Highway 69, Jefferson County

BOULDER, MONTANA (March 6, 2020)  The Montana Department of
Transportation (MDT) would like to announce and invite the public to
comment on a proposal to chip seal about 9.6 miles of Highway 69,
south of Boulder The project begins at reference post 22.2 and
extends north for 9.6 miles ending north of the intersection of
Elkhorn Road at reference post 31.8.

Proposed work includes chip
sealing and new pavement markings. The purpose of the project is to
preserve and increase the life of the pavement, as well as provide
increased traction.

The construction date will be scheduled upon
completion of all project development activities and available
funding. No new Right of Way or utility relocations will be needed.

An important part of properly planning for future projects is
partnering with the community. The Montana Department of
Transportation welcomes the public to provide ideas and comments on
the proposed project. Comments may be submitted online at or in writing to Montana
Department of Transportation, Butte office at PO Box 3068, Butte, MT 
59702-3068. Please note that comments are for project CN 9741000.

The public is encouraged to contact Butte District Administrator
William Fogarty at (406) 494-9635 or Project Design Engineer Tyrel
Murfitt at (406) 444 6227 for additional information.  

accessible formats of this document will be provided on request.
Persons who need an alternative format should contact the Human
Resources and Occupational Safety Division, Department of
Transportation, 2701 Prospect Avenue, PO Box 201001, Helena, MT
59620. Telephone 406-444-9229. Those using a TTY may call
1(800)335-7592 or through the Montana Relay Service at 711.


Project name:  Elkhorn Road - South

ID:  STPP 69-1(41)22

Control Number:  9741000