A community meeting on the Highway 371 North improvement project between Nisswa and Pine River will be 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. Aug. 6 at Pequot Lakes School.
In addition to providing an update on the Environmental Impact Statement and project schedule, the meeting will focus on the results of the traffic analysis conducted for the areas of Pequot Lakes, Jenkins and Pine River.
The meeting will cover three areas:
* 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. -- Layouts of each improvement alternative available for review in the commons space, adjacent to the main gym. Staff members will be available to address comments and questions.
* 5 to 6:30 p.m. -- Presentation of the Pequot Lakes traffic analysis in the school auditorium, including an update on the status of the project and an opportunity to ask questions.
* 7 to 8:30 p.m. -- Presentation of the Jenkins and Pine River traffic analysis in the school auditorium, including an update on the project and a question-and-answer period.
Questions regarding the meetings on the Highway 371 North improvement project should be directed to Tony Hughes, MnDOT project manager, at (800) 657-3971 or (218) 828-2465 or by e-mail at TH371N@dot.state.mn.us.
Retiree Activity Day set Aug. 23 at Camp Ripley
CAMP RIPLEY -- The second annual Armed Forces Retiree Activity Day will be Aug. 23 at Camp Ripley near Little Falls.
It is an opportunity for all armed forces retirees, spouses, widows and/or guests to receive updated information about retiree entitlement programs. The day will include informational speakers, display booths and workshops, as well as identification card processing.
Registration is required. Cost is $3 or $8 with lunch.
The Central Minnesota Chapter 115 of The Retired Enlisted Association and the Uniformed Services Disabled Retirees are sponsors of this event.
Checks must be made payable to TREA Chapter 115 and must be received no later than Aug. 10. Registration must be mailed to: TREA Chapter 115, P.O. Box 313, St. Cloud, MN 56302-0313.
For more information, contact TREA at (320) 255-1492 or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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