Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

May 8, 2017

Turn lane project begins May 15 on Hwy 53 in St. Louis County

DULUTH, Minn. — A project to construct new turn lanes on Highway 53 just south of Caribou Lake Road begins Monday, May 15 and will be completed in mid-June.

Traffic will be reduced to a single lane in each direction at the project site.

The turn lanes are being constructed at the location of a new State Veterans Cemetery.
Motorists should use caution driving in the project area for their safety and the safety of construction workers.

For updated road condition information, call 511 or visit www.511mn.org.