Minnesota Department of Transportation

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News Release

May 7, 2019

Hwy 23 SOO Line Railroad bridge removal project begins May 20 in Carlton County

DULUTH, Minn. — A bridge removal project is scheduled to begin Monday, May 20 on Hwy 23 in Carlton County. Hwy 23 will be closed to through-traffic between County Road 4 and County Road 1. Motorists will be detoured around the closed area. 

The SOO Line Railroad bridge will be removed and will not be replaced.

The project is scheduled to be completed in early-July, 2019.

Please visit the project website for additional information. mndot.gov/d1/projects/hwy23bridge-removal