Open House to Discuss Exposition Drive and 1st Avenue North Intersection Design Project

Billings Area Highlights

BILLINGS – The Montana Department of Transportation (MDT) welcomes the community to attend an open house for the Exposition Drive and 1st Avenue North Intersection Design Project. The open house will be held in Billings on Wednesday, December 11, 2019 from 12 to 1 p.m. and again from 4:00 to 6:30 p.m.  at the Billings Public Library Community Room (510 North Broadway).

The open house is designed to be an informal event for residents to meet the MDT project team managing this project. As such, no structured program will be presented. Information regarding alternative design concepts for the project and more will be available.

“We’re excited to discuss the project concepts to address the capacity and queuing issues, safety and mobility needs, pavement, drainage, and the pedestrian and bicycle environment,” said Rod Nelson, MDT District Administrator.

An important part of properly planning for future projects is partnering with the community. Montana Department of Transportation welcomes the public to provide ideas and comments on the proposed project. Comments may be submitted online at http://www.mdt.mt.gov/mdt/comment_form.shtml or in writing to Montana Department of Transportation, Billings office at PO Box 20437, Billings, MT  59104-0437. Please note that comments are for project CN 7908000 and submit by January 10, 2020.

For additional information about the project you can visit mdt.mt.gov/pubinvolve/expofirst.

Questions from the public should be directed to District Administrator Rod Nelson at (406) 657-0229 or Project Design Engineer Wade Salyards at (406) 444‑0451.

Alternative accessible formats of this information will be provided upon request by contacting the Human Resources and Occupational Safety Division, P.O. Box 201001, Helena, MT 59620; (406) 444-9229; TTY (800) 335-7592; fax (406) 444-7243; or e-mail to aflesch@mt.gov.

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