County Highway Department Begins Milling of Avalanche Road

For Immediate Release: Friday, April 24, 2015

CONTACT: Jerry Derr at 605-720-1625


Sturgis, SD - The Meade County Highway Department has hired a contractor to begin the milling of Avalanche Road on Tuesday, April 28, 2015.  The work will initiate at approximately 9:00 AM. The stretch of road being milled begins just north of Alder Place and ends at the entrance to the Sturgis Dump.  

On Monday morning, April 27 - the highway department will begin the project by adding gravel and material to the road which will be part of the milling process.  The road segment will be watered, compacted and shaped with a fresh lift of additional gravel and mag water.

The project is scheduled for completion by Friday, May 1.