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Paul Diederich, Industrial Builders president, said his company has landed two jobs due to the stimulus package. Dave Samson / The Forum

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While orange cones and blinking lights adorning the roads may be a nuisance to drivers, they're a welcome sight for many contractors.


North Dakota is spending $383 million on statewide transportation projects this year. That includes a $105 million bump in funding from the federal economic stimulus package, said Billie Jo Lorius, North Dakota Department of Transportation communications specialist.

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