Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 61 new bridge, drainage improvements

Cook County

Project completed

About this project

View from the new Hwy 61 Cut Face Creek Bridge

Motorists can enjoy a beautiful view of Lake Superior as they cross the new Cut Face Creek Bridge. This photo was taken in early fall as work building the pedestrian trail got underway.

Photo by Tom Lund, MnDOT D1 project supervisor.

Summary of work

  • Replace a box culvert with a single-span bridge
  • Resurfacing
  • Modify channel
  • Pedestrian Trail


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