Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 47 Malmo

Aitkin County

Replace bridge

Map of project
Replace the Hwy 47 bridge north of Malmo.

Work in 2020

Replace the Highway 47 bridge over the Morman Creek, north of Malmo, with two new box culverts in late summer 2020.

Detour plans

Through traffic

Hwy 47 will close and detour through traffic between Malmo and Glen in 2020. Motorists to follow a signed detour west of Hwy 47 along Hwy 18, Hwy 169, Aitkin County Rd 28 and County Rd 12. Tentative detour route map, PDF

Local traffic

Hwy 18 will close to all traffic at the bridge between 235th Ln and 230th St just north of Malmo. Access to businesses and residences will be maintained north and south of the bridge. Plan ahead for alternative local routes.

Information is tentative and more details to be released when closer to construction.