Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

May 9, 2018

Highway 194/Mesaba Avenue lane and median closures begin Monday, May 14 in Duluth

DULUTH, Minn. — A scheduled rehabilitation and pavement repair project on Highway 194/Mesaba Ave. begins Monday, May 14 in Duluth. Motorists travelling in both directions on Mesaba Ave. will encounter left lane closures between 3rd Street and Central Entrance/East Skyline Parkway.

Median crossovers will close at:

  • W. 4th Street
  • N. 4th Ave. west
  • N. Lake Ave.
  • N. 1st Ave east
  • E. 9th Street

The project will be completed in mid-October 2018.

Once completed the project will improve ride quality, safety, and mobility.

Minnesota Department of Transportation work on Highway 194/Mesaba Ave. occurs at the same time as a City of Duluth project to reconstruct Superior Street.

Motorists may experience delays and are asked to use caution when driving through work areas.

For more information visit: http://www.dot.state.mn.us/d1/projects/hwy194-mesaba-duluth/index.html

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