Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 1


About this project

Hwy 1 project map
Hwy 1 project map
Hwy 1 local detour map
Hwy 1- Local detour map
Hwy 1 truck detour map
Hwy 1- Truck detour map

Project update

Construction is progressing west and crews are starting Phase 3 of the project. Construction crews will be working on Highway 1 from 5th Street to 3rd Street during the week of August 12 through August 17. The local detour and truck detour remain in effect. Weekly public meetings are held Tuesdays at the Northome City Hall at 9:30 AM for the duration of the project.

(Updated August 16, 2019)

Summary of work

  • Grade and resurface highway
  • Resurface multi-use trail
  • Highway lighting
  • Sidewalks
  • Pedestrian ramps and accesibility improvements
  • Curb and gutter
  • Storm sewer

Traffic Impacts

  • Truck Detour: Koochiching County Road 36 and Highway 71
  • Local Detour: Fifth Street and Lake Street