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The Highway 34 project is coming to an end, likely on time. Alexandria-based general contractor, Central Specialties, Inc., will earn a $120,000 bonus for completing the work on or before Sept. 1. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)

Highway 34 project on track for Sept. 1 opening

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Central Specialties, Inc., the Alexandria general contractor on the Highway 34 project, will receive a $120,000 incentive check if the project is completed by Sept. 1.


Make that $120,000 minus the cost of a mailbox.

The contractor finished paving the mainline stretch of the highway between Dorset Corner and Akeley Friday.

The shoulder paving should be done by Monday.

Rumble strips and striping will be applied Aug. 29.

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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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