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News Release
Feb. 13, 2012




Minnesota Department of Transportation
1123 Mesaba Ave.
Duluth, MN 55811


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I-35 lane closures scheduled for Feb. 1415 in Duluth


DULUTH, Minn. — Motorists traveling on Interstate 35 in Duluth will encounter lane closures Tuesday, Feb. 14, and Wednesday, Feb. 15, while MP Nexlevel crews install fiber-optic conduit on the Garfield Avenue Bridge. This project was originally scheduled last week but was postponed because of a materials delay.


Traffic impacts are as follows, weather permitting:


Tuesday, Feb. 14 – There will be lane closures on southbound I-35 from south of Fifth Avenue West to south of Garfield Avenue. Signs will direct motorists when to merge.


Wednesday, Feb. 15 – There will be lane closures on northbound I-35 from I-535 to north of Garfield Avenue beginning shortly after 9 a.m. Signs will direct motorists when to merge. All lanes will reopen by 3 p.m.


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