Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 39

St. Louis County

About this project

Hwy 39 project map
Hwy 39 project map. Click for larger PDF version.

Traffic impacts

  • Single-lane closure on Hwy 39.
  • Motorists will be detoured beginning in mid-June. Detour details below.

Detour

In mid-June Hwy 39 will close between Commonwealth Avenue and 96th Avenue West. Eastbound traffic will be routed onto East Prescott Street; westbound traffic will be routed onto East Heard Street.

 

Past open houses

  • Open houses were held Thursday, May 2 at Stowe Elementary School, Duluth, Minnesota and Oliver Village Hall, Superior, Wisconsin.
  • An open house was held Thursday, October 26 at the Gary New Duluth Recreation Center.
    About 15 people attended this meeting and ask questions and learn more about the proposed project. Project layouts and other educational displays will be posted.
  • An open house was held Tuesday, October 3 at the Gary New Duluth Recreation Center. Same format as described above.

Summary of work

  • The project will consist of city utility work, installation of a storm water system, resurfacing, sidewalk upgrades and selective tree clearing.