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WV awards MFE contract

WVDOH has recently awarded an $11 million contract to realign CR 857 near Cheat Lake. The contract awarded to Mountaineer Contractors of Kingwood. Construction should begin on the 28th and wrap up in May 2008.
One note the existing BFS was purchased by the state. It's going to be torn down but the local landmark is gonna be rebuilt across the street. (WTRF)

Commentary:

This is another solid step towards the WVDOH's goal of having their segment of the Mon-Fayette Expressway completed by 2011. This realignment is near the current WV 857/I-68 interchange which will see an overhaul for the southern terminus of the two state freeway.

See: WV eyes 2011 completion for Mon-Fayette Expressway

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