Minnesota Department of Transportation

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Hwy 61 Resurfacing, Culvert Project

In and near Lutsen

Traffic impacts

  • Motorists will encounter single lane traffic under flagger control or temporary signal system on Hwy 61 at various locations near Lutsen. These traffic restrictions will remain in effect until the project is completed in October 2014.
  • Delays at flagging operations will not exceed 15 minutes.
  • Drivers and motorcyclists will encounter a short section of gravel surfacing (less than 500 feet) over a culvert replacement area.

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About this project

Summary of work

  • Resurface pavement
  • Replace/repair Babineau Creek and Spruce Creek culverts


  • $8,186,859 Connect with us through Twitter Connect with us through YouTube Connect with us through Facebook