Minnesota Department of Transportation

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News Release

June 30, 2014

Orange barrels on a highway

Hwy 61/London Road drainage improvement project begins July 7 in Duluth


DULUTH, Minn. — Motorists will encounter single lane traffic on Highway 61/London Road between 32nd Avenue East and 40th Avenue East beginning Monday, July 7 when a drainage improvement project begins. The traffic restriction will remain in place until August 8.

A 12-foot width restriction will also be in place between July 7 and August 8.

This project is expected to cause traffic delays.

This project includes repairs to historic bluestone arches, tree removal and repair to storm sewers damaged during the 2012 flood.