January 7, 2009
Dust shoots into the sky as workers blast rock near Airport Road Tuesday afternoon. The work caused traffic delays on Airport Road while crews today as crews blasted rock near the intersection with Aronson Avenue and Alkali Creek Road. The delays were on Airport between North 27th and Main streets, between 2 and 3:30 p.m. They will continue at the same time today. Mike Taylor, district
construction engineer with the Montana Department of Transportation, said the blasting was done to clear rock that couldn't be removed mechanically.