Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

Aug. 15, 2017

Northbound and southbound lanes reopen on I-35 at Willow River and Sturgeon Lake

Duluth, Minn. – Northbound and southbound lanes reopen on I-35 at Willow River and Sturgeon Lake this afternoon. Motorists will continue to encounter construction activities and temporary single lane closures in each direction.

Traffic will no longer flow in a two-lane, two-way configuration on one side of the interstate. Instead both northbound and southbound sides will carry traffic.

Temporary single lane closures on both sides will continue throughout remainder of the resurfacing and rehabilitation project.

As of today the Willow River and Sturgeon Lake ramps will remain open. The General Andrew’s Rest Area will be closed for the remainder of the week.

For more information: http://www.dot.state.mn.us/d1/projects/i35willowriver/.

For updated road condition information, call 511 or visit www.511mn.org.

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