Road Construction & Traffic Updates

Weekend Traffic Advisories in Duluth

Swain Cross Country Meet Saturday, Oct. 7:  Swain High School Cross Country meet will be held at the Enger Golf Course on Sat., Oct. 7. First race begins at 10 a.m. and the last at approximately 3 p.m. Traffic in…

Utility Work in Lakeside Scheduled for Oct. 4

DULUTH, Minn. - The City of Duluth Public Works Department is planning to repair a water leak on East Superior Street between 44th and 45th Avenue in the Lakeside neighborhood on Wednesday, Oct. 4. A detour is in place directing…

Town Line Road near Fayal Township Closed

A segment of Town Line Road (UT 9132) near Fayal Township has been closed due to a culvert failure. Nearly a mile of roadway is closed from U.S. Highway 53 east to South Fire Trail. The closure is expected to…

I-35W Closing to Cause Road Mess in Minneapolis this Weekend

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Getting around the Twin Cities will be a headache this weekend. Interstate 35W between downtown Minneapolis and Crosstown Highway 62 will be shut down Friday night through Monday morning - even though the Minnesota Twins, the Gophers…

21st Avenue East at 4th Street to Reopen Tuesday

DULUTH, Minn. - The St. Louis County Public Works Department has announced that 21st Avenue East is set to reopen on Tuesday, Sept. 26 at 5 p.m. The intersection at 4th Street has been closed since August 23, with a…

A Breath of Hope 5K Traffic Advisory

DULUTH, Minn. - On Saturday, Sept. 23, A Breath of Hope will host a 5K Run/Walk in the Brighton Beach area. As a result, traffic will be interrupted on the Scenic Highway (Congdon Boulevard.) Surrounding roadways to the event will…

Bully Free Block Party Traffic Advisory

DULUTH, Minn. - Raleigh Edison Charter School will be holding their annual "Bully Free Block Party" on Thursday, Sept. 21. For the event, 59th Avenue West will be closed to traffic from Raleigh Street to Main Street from 3:30 p.m.…

Portion of Haines Road to Close Sept. 21

DULUTH, Minn. - Haines Road will be closed between Arrowhead Road and Highway 53 beginning Thursday, Sept. 21, according to the St. Louis County Public Works Department. This section of Haines will close due to construction and work on the…

Temporary Road Closures Scheduled in Chippewa National Forest

CASS LAKE, Minn. - Five temporary road closures in Sept. and Oct. have been announced by the Chippewa National Forest. Bridge deck replacements are part of the forest's routine maintenance and will result in road closures taking place from Sept.…

New Highway 53 Bridge Dedicated

VIRGINIA, Minn. - The new Highway 53 bridge is almost complete. It's the tallest bridge in Minnesota. Soon it will be open to traffic. Iron rangers and state officials dedicated the new bridge…

Routine Bridge Inspections Scheduled in Duluth

DULUTH, Minn. - Ramp closures will take place on Monday, Sept. 18 and Tuesday, Sept. 19 as Minnesota Department of Transportation crews work to conduct routine bridge inspections. Temporary ramp closures will include Sept. 18 - northbound I-35 to eastbound…

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