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As it did on the Highway 71 construction project last year, Central Specialties, Inc., uses a rotomill to remove the top asphalt surface, grinds the remaining pavement in place and repaves it on the spot. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)

Highway 34 bid goes to experienced contractor, $1 million less than estimate

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Central Specialties, Inc., of Alexandria, has been awarded the Highway 34 renovation work between Park Rapids and Akeley.

That may be good news to both the public and DOT engineers, especially since the contractor bid the estimated $7.8 million project for $6.788 million.


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Sarah Smith
Sarah Smith is the outdoors editor. She covers courts, business and breaking news in addition to outdoors events.
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