Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 61 reconstruction project

In Cook County

Traffic impacts

  • None currently
A rendering of the Hwy 61 Grand Marais project.

A rendering of the Hwy 61 Grand Marais project.

About this project

Public meetings

Meeting scheduled February 27, 2018

A public meeting is scheduled on Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at Grand Marais City Hall, 15 N Broadway Avenue, Grand Marais MN 55604.
The meeting will be held from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Members of the public are invited to come and go as they please. There will not be a formal presentation.
This gathering will provide opportunity to view layouts, speak with project staff, and learn more about the proposed project.
To request an ASL or foreign language interpreter, or other reasonable accommodation, call Janet Miller at 651-366-4720 or 1-800-657-3774 (Greater Minnesota), 711 or 1-800-627-3529 (Minnesota Relay). You also may send an email to ADArequest.dot@state.mn.us. Please request at least one week in advance, if possible.

Project animation

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Summary of work

  • Reconstruct and resurface Hwy 61 through Grand Marais, improve accessibility, replace box culverts