Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

April 9, 2019

I-35 lane closures for Hwy 70 bridge demolition begin Monday, April 15

DULUTH, Minn. — Motorists travelling on I-35 will encounter lane closures as crews work to demolish the Hwy 70 Bridge over I-35 in Pine County, beginning Monday, April 15. 

I-35 will be reduced to one lane in each direction from Monday, April 15 through Thursday, April 18. Northbound and southbound traffic will be detoured onto the Hwy 70 ramps during bridge demolition. 

Hwy 70 traffic will be detoured to Hwy 7 in Pine City beginning April 15 through mid-July.