Road construction on Main Street in Cold Spring is off to a successful start despite the recent number of rainy days we've had in central Minnesota. Crews began working on the project at the end of April. City Engineer Brian Lintgen says work is already starting on the storm sewer pipes.
The rehabilitation of a bridge in southeast Minnesota is expected to finish on time and on budget after the state transportation department ordered it closed nearly nine years ago due to dangerous corrosion.
It could cost Stearns County residents more when they license their vehicles or when they buy merchandise in the county. Commissioners are considering options to raise additional money for county road and bridge projects.