Roads

Motorists who have been driving on Chisago County roads and other thoroughfares across the state this winter have likely noticed the trips in their cars haven’t been exceptionally smooth. Some portions of roadways, even streets that are fairly new, can feel wavy, there are multiple potholes, and there are some areas where the roads have [...]

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Chisago County Engineer Joe Triplett is forthright about the state of county roads. Repairs need to be done on roads countywide, but he noted at the Feb. 19 Board of Commissioners meeting that the county can only do so much at a time because of funding constraints. Commissioner Ben Montzka, talking about the county’s transportation [...]

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A contingent of Harris residents concerned about the proposed transfer of county roads to the jurisdiction of the city addressed the Chisago County Board of Commissioners during the board’s Jan. 15 meeting. The first to step up to the podium was Clifford Thoen. “We have good reason to justify the need for our county road [...]

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