Summary of work summer 2016
- On Hwy 23, at the St. Louis River (Wisconsin border), resurface bridge deck, replace expansion joints,new bridge rails, lighting and drainage improvements
Traffic impacts: Single-lane traffic controlled by signals or flaggers.
Project cost: $3,052,470
Work began May 2 and will be completed in October 28, 2016 (painting will be finished in spring 2017)
- On Hwy 23, 17 miles northeast of the south Carlton County line, construct a new bridge over the BN Railroad and approaches
Traffic impacts: Single lane traffic controlled by signals or flaggers, width restriction of 12 feet
Project cost: $3,159,914
April 29 to November 11, 2016
The new Nemadji River Bridge.
Photo by Tom Lund, MnDOT project supervisor