Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 53 rehabilitation, streetscape project

in Koochiching County

Orange barrels on a highway

Upcoming public meeting

Update meetings have ended for the 2020 construction season. Meetings will resume in spring 2021. It is yet to be determined if they will be virtual or in person.


Past meetings

Recorded meetings

A Public Open House was held April 5, 2018.

Click on graphic to view a Rendered Plot of the project area

Powerpoint presentation

  • Information about the project
  • Opportunity for public to make comments, get questions answered