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I-35 Bridge Maintenance Starts June 26

Heads up for drivers who use I-35:  Crews with the Minnesota Department of Transportation will be doing routine bridge maintenance next week that might affect your commute.

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MNDOT Installs Electric Vehicle Charging Station Signs On I-94

Minnesota drivers will start to see signs alerting them to Electric Vehicle Charging Stations along I-94.  Work crews with the Minnesota Department of Transportation started installing the signs along the corridor that runs north of St. Cloud as part of the Fixing America's Surface Transportation Act that was enacted in 2016.

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City Of Duluth Road Crews Want You To Slow Down In Construction Zones

It's no secret that we're in the summer road construction season.  And whether that project is on a highway with orange cones stretching for 20 miles or on a city street corner with single sign, the law mandates that you slow down;  common sense mandates that you be observant and extra-cautious.

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You Could Name The New Highway 53 Bridge On The Iron Range

Construction continues on the new 1,100-foot  bridge that spans the Rouchleau Pit east of Virginia as part of the Highway 53 Relocation Project.  Work began in 2015 and is expected to wrap up this fall - ushering in a new route for the arterial roadways that cuts its way through the Iron Range north towards Canada.

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Northland Agencies Seek Public Input On Stormwater Programs

You have a voice - make it heard!  Northland agencies are looking for public input on future stormwater programs at a meeting to be held June 15, 6:30 PM at the MNDOT Headquarters at the top of Mesaba Avenue.

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Temporary Rumble Strips Now Mandatory For Wisconsin Road Projects That Require A Flagger

Summer is the construction season so it's no doubt that you've encountered some orange cones and signs already this time of year.  Along with lane closures, some projects require temporary shutdowns of roadways - requiring a flagger to direct vehicles through.  Now - a new requirement from the Wisconsin Department of Transportation will add temporary rumble strip overlays to those projects that mandate a flagger.

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Buckle Up! Law Enforcement Promotes Seat Belt Usage With Click It Or Ticket Event – May 22-June 4

Historically, the weeks around Memorial Day can be some of the highest for automobile accidents.  With the large number of vehicles on the road, drivers need to do all they can to be proactive.

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Germany Invests In Its Roads
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Highway 53 Project In Grand Lake Township Starts May 15

A turn lane project on Highway 53 will begin on Monday, May 15 in Grand Lake Township.  Work crews with the Minnesota Department of Transportation will begin a month-plus long project that will install turning lanes on 53 just south of Caribou Lake Road.

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MNDOT Plans Bridge Inspections; Ramp Closures Happen April 24-27

With two major bridges in the Twin Ports - not to mention an interstate highway and miles of highway - road maintenance is a significant concern.  The crews with the Minnesota Department of Transportation and the Wisconsin Department of Transportation work diligently to inspect and repair the roadways we use each and every day.

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Annual Spring Cleaning On Bong And Blatnik Bridges Starts This Week

I guess you could call it another sure sign of spring:  the annual salt/sand sweeping on the Bong and Blatnik Bridges - and the "Can of Worms" interchange and Boundary Avenue to 21st Avenue East area of I-35 starts this week.  Crews with the Minnesota Department of Transportation are alerting drivers to be aware of the process and to use caution when approaching the work convoy.

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China Projects Delayed By New Sri Lankan Administration
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Highway 169 Tower To Ely Realignment Project Gets Underway

If you've ever driven the highway between Tower and Ely, you've probably determined that that stretch of 169 has been in serious need of some improvements for some time.  Besides the obvious routine upkeep, the route to Ely has long been on the drawing board for a realignment to reduce its narrow, curvy nature.

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Grand Avenue/Highway 23 Work Resumes April 10; Two Year Project Now On Year Three

It looks like the calculations were a little off - but - it should be nice when it's all done.  The touted two-year project to completely rebuild Grand Avenue/Highway 23 is stretching into its third year as work resumes on Monday, April 10.

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