Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

July 3, 2013

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Hwy 23/Grand Avenue detour begins July 8 in West Duluth

DULUTH, Minn. — Motorists on northbound Hwy 23/Grand Avenue between Raleigh Street and Central Avenue will encounter a detour and possible delays beginning Monday, July 8 as work begins on a culvert replacement project. Keene Creek crosses under the roadway at this location. The Interstate 35 ramps at Hwy 23/Grand Avenue will also close. Southbound Hwy 23/Grand Avenue will remain open throughout the project.

  • Northbound Hwy 23/Grand Avenue motorists will be detoured on Raleigh St. and Central Avenue.
  • Access to and from Hwy 23/Grand Avenue from I-35 will be at the Central Avenue interchange.

Crews expect to finish the project by mid-August.

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