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February 6, 2019
A proposed road project in northeast Brainerd would reconstruct a portion of H Street, while also adding a sidewalk to the street between First and Third avenues northeast. Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatchplay button
Brainerd: Proposed northeast street projects to further Safe Routes to School initiative
February 6, 2019 - 11:00am
January 9, 2019
Residents filled Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints church on Buffalo Hills Lane in Brainerd to voice their opinions on a proposed project to reconstruct a portion of Buffalo Hills Lane later this year. Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatch
Opposition to Buffalo Hills Lane project, assessments continue
January 9, 2019 - 9:00am
The reconstruction would add a roundabout at the intersection of NW 4th Street and Jackson Street (orange dot) and a median at the intersection of James Street (green dot). Graphic: Brainerd Dispatch / Google maps
Brainerd City Council: NW 4th St. plans include roundabout, median
January 9, 2019 - 7:00am
December 19, 2018
Green showing on traffic light
Work to resume on signal light at Highway 210, Cypress
December 19, 2018 - 9:00am
November 1, 2018
A drone flying high about Brainerd shows the newly constructed South Sixth Street, which community members celebrated during a ribbon-cutting ceremony Wednesday, Oct. 31. Jim Stafford / Brainerd Dispatch videoplay button
South 6th Street open for business
November 1, 2018 - 5:00am
Crow Wing County, Brainerd and Jenkins receive $1.4M from MnDOT
November 1, 2018 - 4:30am
October 26, 2018
Screen grab from the Minnesota Department of Transportation website at
Segment of South 6th likely to open this weekend
October 26, 2018 - 11:00am
October 25, 2018
Baxter Drive reopens
October 25, 2018 - 3:57pm
October 18, 2018
Portion of Willow Street to close Friday
October 18, 2018 - 3:45pm
Roughly 100 community members fill a gym in the Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints Church on Buffalo Hills Lane for a public information meeting on a proposed reconstruction project for Buffalo Hills Lane. Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatch
Proposed road project spawns objections in Buffalo Hills community
October 18, 2018 - 10:00am
October 17, 2018
Photo Illustration
Highway 371 Backus to Hackensack detour ending
October 17, 2018 - 10:00am
October 5, 2018
Work on Highway 371B/South Sixth Street between Highway 201/Washington Street and Joseph Street is on schedule, and all lanes will be open by mid-October, the Minnesota Department of Transportation said in a news release Wednesday. (Click on this image to view the entire graphic.) Mn DOT
End is near for South Sixth Street project
October 5, 2018 - 11:00am
September 17, 2018
Echo Journal file photo.
Backus: Airport dominates council discussion
September 17, 2018 - 6:00am
August 31, 2018
MnDOT graphic.
Watch for increased traffic near South 6th Street as school begins
August 31, 2018 - 10:00am
August 24, 2018
MnDOT invites public to open house in Highway 371 construction
August 24, 2018 - 9:30am