Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 53 Relocation

Between Eveleth and Virginia

Hwy 53 Southeast of Virginia, MN

Past meetings and materials

Economic study and business-specific meetings

Hwy 53 Economic Impact Study - Final Report (Jan. 31, 2014)

Hwy 53 Economic Impact Study (PDF)

Final Economic Study Report Meeting

Thursday, November 7, 2013 10:30 a.m.
MnDOT Virginia Office, 101 Hoover Road, Virginia
Slide presentation (PDF)

Economic Study update

Tuesday, September 17, 2013 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. 
Mountain Iron Community Center
8586 Enterprise Drive South, Mountain Iron
Slide presentation (PDF)

Economic Study kick-off

Wednesday, June 19, 2013 10 a.m. to noon 
Mountain Iron Community Center
8586 Enterprise Drive South, Mountain Iron
Slide presentation (PDF)

Business-specific meetings

Many thanks to the Laurentian Chamber of Commerce for assistance in organizing these meetings.

Retail and food services
Tuesday, June 18, 2013 2 p.m.
Virginia Elks Club, 218 North 5th Avenue in Virginia
Slide presentation (PDF)

Lodging, recreation and tourism
Wednesday, June 19, 2013 4 p.m. 
Virginia Elks Club, 218 North 5th Avenue in Virginia
Slide presentation (PDF)  

Business to business
Thursday, June 20, 2013 10:30 a.m.
Virginia Elks Club, 218 North 5th Avenue in Virginia
Slide presentation (PDF)