Multiple Brainerd Streets Closing Next Week For Improvements

Anderson Brothers Construction Company of Brainerd has informed the City of Brainerd
that construction on College Drive from Quince Street to County Road 48 and South
4 th Street/Willow Street from College Drive to South 6 th Street will commence on
July 15, 2019. The roadways identified, per the attached map, will be CLOSED
during this time.
The closure will begin at 6AM on Monday, July 15 th and will go into the late evening
hours of Saturday, July 22 nd . This closure will facilitate the mill and overlay of both
streets. Minor construction work along the shoulders of each route will be taking place
the week of July 8. Please be aware and give extra space to construction equipment
located along the roadway during this time.
Motorists will be rerouted around the construction zone utilizing County Road 48, Laurel
Street, and South 6 th Street (State Highway 371B). The roadway will be open to local
traffic, specifically those living on Mississippi Parkway and Brian Lane, or those with no
other access but the use of College Drive or South 4 th Street/Willow Street. If you live on
or near the corridor, please utilize alternate routes to your residence for this week of
construction activity. Access to Kiwanis Park can be made using East River Road.
Flaggers will be present at all road closure barricades to assist local traffic in navigating
the construction zone.

Local traffic and pedestrians travelling in the College Drive and South 4 th Street/Willow
Street improvement area are asked to slow down and drive or use the roadway with
caution. The City of Brainerd and Anderson Brothers Construction Company want to
thank local area businesses and the public for their patience during this construction
process. Additional information is available by accessing the website at ci.brainerd.mn.us
or by contacting Paul Sandy, City Engineer, at 218-828-2307 or James Fladung, Assistant
City Engineer, at 218-828-2307.