According to the Minnesota Department of Transportation, crews are continuing to make progress on the frontage roads and 11th street off of Hwy. 71 in Park Rapids. Local access is maintained for businesses. Once the frontage roads are complete, crews will begin work on Hwy. 71. A full detour will be in effect on July 22. Motorists will use County Road 53, Pleasant Avenue and Eighth Street. This phase includes grading and resurfacing north to Eighth Street, storm sewer replacement, and along with the City of Park Rapids, resurfacing and replacement of frontage roads, sanitary sewer and watermains. This phase is estimated to be complete by late August or early September.