Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 38 Resurfacing and Culvert Replacement Project

Pughole Lake to Marcell

About this project

Traffic impacts

Traffic will be detoured beginning in late-May, local access will be maintained.

A rendering of the Hwy 38 resurfacing and culvert replacement project.

Hwy 38 project map. Select for larger version.

A view of Hwy 38 Northbound.

A view of Hwy 38 Northbound.

Summary of work

  • Tree clearing for this project took place March 12 through March 31
  • Resurface pavement
  • Two Intersection improvements in conjunction with Itasca County at County Roads 48 and 49
  • Raise grade near milepost 26.0
  • Replace 41 culverts and line nine additional culverts
  • Lower crest of Hwy 38 at Wildernessa Road (County Road 308)