Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

May 7, 2018

Routine bridge inspection, closures scheduled May 8 through May 10 in Duluth

Duluth, Minn. – Due to schedule changes, bridge inspections originally scheduled to begin Monday, May 7 will begin Tuesday, May 8. Motorists travelling on Interstate 35 at Interstate 535 and Highway 2 in Duluth will encounter temporary ramp closures for routine bridge inspections Tuesday, May 8 through Thursday, May 10.

Tuesday, May 8 the ramp from southbound I-35 to eastbound Highway 2 at the Bong Bridge will close between 8:30 a.m. and 3 p.m.

Wednesday, May 9 the ramp from northbound I-535 to northbound I-35 will close between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m.

Thursday, May 10 the ramp from southbound I-35 to southbound I-535 will close between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m.

All ramps will be open the morning and evening commute.

Motorists are asked to be patient and use caution in and around work areas.

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