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Nov. 14, 2012

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Hwy 210 Bridge at Thomson scheduled to reopen in early-December
New bridge will also open

 

DULUTH, Minn. — A six-month-long rehabilitation project is nearing completion on the Hwy 210 Bridge at Thomson. The bridge is scheduled to reopen in early-December.

 

Completion of the project was delayed by severe flooding in June, which destroyed the bridge’s approaches and destroyed a 9-foot-diameter overflow culvert located adjacent to the bridge.

 

A new bridge has been constructed to replace the overflow culvert. When the St. Louis River is flowing at high volume, it can pass beneath the new bridge at far-greater volume than through the confines of a culvert.

 

For information about the Hwy 210 Bridge rehabilitation project, visit
http://www.dot.state.mn.us/d1/projects/Hwy210bridge/index.html

 

For information about Hwy 210 flood damage, visit http://www.dot.state.mn.us/d1/projects/hwy210hwy2flood/index.html

 

For updated travel information on all Minnesota roads, call 511 or visit www.511mn.org.

 

 

 

 

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