Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

Aug. 15, 2018

Highway 65 resurfacing project begins August 20 in Aitkin County

Duluth, Minn. – Motorists traveling on Highway 65 from just south of County Road 2 to the north junction of Highway 27 may encounter single lane closures beginning Monday, Aug. 20, when a pavement resurfacing project begins. The project is scheduled for completion Sept. 20.

A 10-foot lane width restriction will be in place in the project area.

The project will resurface eight miles of pavement.

For more information visit mndot.gov/d1/projects/hwy65aitkin.

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