Bridge rail painting and repairs scheduled for Highway 85

DEADWOOD, S.D. — Starting Monday, May 23, bridge rail painting and repairs will take place on three bridges over Whitewood Creek on Highway 85 between Burlington Street and the Highway 385 intersection.

Single lane closures and temporary pedestrian detours will occur with traffic being maintained in both directions with temporary traffic control devices and flaggers guiding motorists through the work zone.

Additionally, a 12 foot width restriction will be in effect for the duration of the project.

Drivers are asked to be cautious of workers when driving through the work zone.

The project is expected to be complete by September 30.

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