Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 73 Resurfacing, Drainage Improvement Project

Carlton County

Traffic impacts

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  • Motorists will encounter single-lane closures, two miles long controlled by flaggers.
  • There will only be one single-lane closure in the project area at a time.

About this project

Summary of work

  • From Kettle River to two miles north of Cromwell: Correct subgrade, repair or replace culverts---COMPLETED.
  • From the town of Kettle River to eight miles north: Resurface eight miles of Hwy 73. Work will start July 8 and should be completed in mid-late July.
  • From the town of Cromwell to six miles north: Resurface six miles of Hwy 73, work will begine in late-July and will be completed in August.


  • $2,490,965 Connect with us through Twitter Connect with us through YouTube Connect with us through Facebook