Bridge across Minnesota River near Jordan, Minn.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce

Publisher: [s.n.] in Washington

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Bridges,
  • Jordan (Minn.),
  • Minnesota River (S.D. and Minn.)

Edition Notes

Other titlesBridge across Minnesota River near Jordan, Minnesota
SeriesH.rp.892
The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
Pagination2 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16171930M

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Bridge across Minnesota River near Jordan, Minn. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Minnesota River is a tributary of the Mississippi River, approximately miles ( km) long, in the U.S.

state of Minnesota. It drains a watershed of nea square miles (44, km 2), 14, square miles (38, km 2) in Minnesota and about 2, sq mi (5, km 2). This Minnesota River crossing is in a rural area just north of the city of Jordan, Minnesota.

Jordan is located on US, which roughly parallels the Minnesota River from Bloomington to Mankato. This bridge, built inis typical of the cookie-cutter concrete girder bridges.

He was right — the scene was actually filmed on the Minnesota River. One day ina Henderson city administrator told King that a group of 20 people were. Mankato city officials are proposing reassembling the historic Kern Bridge across the Blue Earth River to provide a bike and pedestrian connection.

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Highway 41 at Chaska may close when the river reaches Minn. book stage. The bridge at Scott County Road 9 and Carver County Road 11/Jonathan Carver Parkway will be closed. Low lying areas and some roads along the Minn.

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