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S.D. Highway 50 Reconstruction East of Vermillion to Resume

4/21/2021
During the week of April 26, 2021, the South Dakota Department of Transportation will resume work on S.D. Highway 50 from Interstate 29 to Vermillion.

Landslide Repair on S.D. Highway 36, East of Custer State Park to Begin This Week

4/21/2021
The South Dakota Department of Transportation says crews will begin the first phase of a two-phase project with landslide repair on S.D. Highway 36 at mile marker 41.27, east of Custer State Park, on Thursday, April 22, 2021.

Traffic Signal Project to Begin in Mitchell

4/20/2021
The South Dakota Department of Transportation says work for the installation of traffic lights and signals will begin on Monday, April 26, 2021.

SDDOT Promotes National Work Zone Awareness Week 2021 Drive Safe. Work Safe. Save Lives.

4/20/2021
National Work Zone Awareness Week (NWZAW) is a national public awareness campaign designed to spread the vital message that we are all responsible for work zone safety.

SDDOT Seeks Public Input for Proposed Project to Reconstruct U.S. Highway 18 from S.D. Highway 391 to West of Martin

4/19/2021
The South Dakota Department of Transportation (SDDOT) will hold a virtual public meeting until May 14, 2021, to inform and obtain comments from area residents on the proposed project to reconstruct U.S. Highway 18 from S.D. Highway 391 to west of Martin.

2021 SPRING LOAD RESTRICTIONS - RELEASE #7

4/12/2021
Spring Load Limit Restrictions will be REMOVED from the road segments shown below.

SDDOT Reminds Citizens that Interstate Hay Permits are Available Now

4/9/2021
The South Dakota Department of Transportation reminds people that Interstate Highway Right-of-Way Mowing Permits are available for land that abuts Interstate 90 or Interstate 29.

Construction Begins on S.D. Highway 48 and S.D. Highway 11

4/7/2021
The South Dakota Department of Transportation says that work will begin Monday, April 12, 2021, on an asphalt resurfacing project on S.D. Highway 48 between Interstate 29 and the Iowa border; and S.D. Highway 11 from Highway 48 north to the city of Alcester.

Milling and Asphalt Paving Begins on S.D. Highway 46 West of Beresford

4/7/2021
The South Dakota Department of Transportation says construction begins this week on S. D. Highway 46 running west of the Interstate 29 exit to the S.D. Highway 19 intersection.

U.S. Highway 16 Reopened from Wyoming Border to Custer with No Travel Advised

4/6/2021
The South Dakota Department of Transportation says U.S. Highway 16 has reopened from the Wyoming border to Custer. No travel is still advised on this section of U.S. Highway 16 due to heavy snow and near zero visibility.

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