Published July 08 2012
Bypass near North Dakota Oil Patch nearly completedWILLISTON, N.D. — The state Transportation Department says construction is nearing completion on a temporary bypass northwest of Williston.
Officials have pegged the project at $10 million and say it's aimed at alleviated truck traffic through the busy oil boom town.
Officials say the construction should be completed in early August.
Other bypass projects are planned for Watford City, Dickinson, Alexander and Killdeer.