On Friday, the New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce will host a Hot Topics Lunch to discuss New Ulm’s 3-year Gateway Project. The project has had significant economic impact on businesses and residents and caused detour challenges for visitors and schools. Construction Project Supervisor from MnDOT District 7 Todd Kjolstad will be the guest speaker at the lunch. The event will be held at the New Ulm Country Club from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m., RSVP is required. Come to the event to receive an update on the current status of the project and touch on some of the challenges of the past season. Detour details for the summer of 2019 will also be discussed. You can RSVP for the lunch by calling the New Ulm Chamber of Commerce at (507) 233-4300 or by emailing email@example.com . The cost of the lunch is $10 and can be paid at the door. RSVPs must be in by Wednesday.