Minnesota Department of Transportation

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News Release

Sept. 22, 2017

I-35 resurfacing, rehabilitation project between Willow River and Sturgeon Lake completed

DULUTH, Minn. — A resurfacing and rehabilitation project on I-35 between Willow River and Sturgeon Lake that started in April has been completed ahead of schedule and on budget.

The $13 million project included construction of nine miles of new pavement on I-35, improved drainage and improved pedestrian facilities at General Andrews Rest Area.

“We know at times this project has been an inconvenience to motorists,” said Duane Hill, MnDOT District 1 engineer. “We appreciate everyone’s patience and hope that the public is enjoying the finished product.”

For more information on this project visit: mndot.gov/d1/projects/i35willowriver

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