Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

July 6, 2017

Resurfacing project begins July 10 on Hwy 169 in Hibbing

Duluth, Minn. – A road resurfacing project will begin Monday, July 10 on Hwy 169 in Hibbing, from the junction of Hwy 73 to just east of County Road 5.

Motorists will be restricted to a single lane of traffic in each direction and may encounter temporary lane closures.

This project is expected to be completed in mid-October 2017.

Project benefits:

  • Smoother pavement surface
  • Better ride quality
  • Improved traffic signal functionality
  • Improved pedestrian accessibility and safety

Please drive with caution in and around all work zones.

For more information: mndot.gov/d1/projects/hwy169-hibbing/.

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