Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 1 resurfacing project

In Itasca and St. Louis County

Traffic impacts

Hwy 1 Resurfacing project map

Hwy 1 Resurfacing project map

Work is complete for 2020. Construction will resume in May 2021.

Upcoming Work

  • Construction at the TH 1/TH 53 intersection.  Work has been completed in this area for the year. 
  • Culvert work on TH 1 and TH 73 has been completed for the year.  Work will resume in 2021.
  • Paving of TH 1 and TH 73 is completed for the season.  Work will resume in 2021.
  • Striping operations on TH 1 and TH 73 will occur the week of November 2.

About this project

Summary of work

  • Resurface: 21 miles on Hwy 1 and five miles on Hwy 73
  • Replace 10 culverts

Schedule

Summer of 2020 starting mid-July

  • Intersection work at Hwy 1/Hwy 53
  • Culvert work on Hwy 1 and Hwy 73

Summer of 2021 starting mid-May

  • Pavement resurfacing of Hwy 1 and Hwy 73. This will be a total of 21 miles of paving.