Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

Sept. 3, 2019

Oliver Bridge to close September 11 for routine inspection

DULUTH, Minn. – The Oliver Bridge, located over the St. Louis River at the junction of Highway 39 and Wisconsin Highway 105 in Duluth, will close from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Wednesday, September 11 for a scheduled inspection.

The bridge will not close until 8:30 a.m. and all equipment will be removed from the bridge and the bridge will be re-opened to traffic by 4:30 p.m.

Changeable message signs will be in place by Thursday, September 5 to let bridge users know about the upcoming daytime closure. The signs will remain in place until the inspection work is completed.

This release is being issued on behalf of the CN Railway.

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