Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

June 8, 2018

Single lane closures on Hwy 61 begin Monday, June 11 in Two Harbors

DULUTH, Minn. — A scheduled improvement project begins Monday, June 11 on Hwy 61 in Two Harbors. Motorists will encounter single lane closures in each direction controlled by flagging operations or a temporary signal.

Work will occur just north of the town of Two Harbors and just south of the Silver Creek Tunnel. Motorists should be prepared to stop are asked to use caution when driving through the work area.

A 12-foot width restriction will be in place.

Benefits of the project include additional left turn lanes to improve traffic flow, improved signal functionality, and a smoother pavement surface.

For more information visit mndot.gov/d1/projects/hwy61twoharbors.

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