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May 12, 2021

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MnDOT, WisDOT post interactive map asking for feedback on Blatnik Bridge project

Duluth, Minn. – MnDOT and WisDOT have posted an interactive map on project webpages, asking for feedback from the public on the upcoming Blatnik Bridge project.

The project team has created multiple proposed concepts for three sections of the project: Garfield Avenue to Hammond Avenue, Garfield Avenue to Hwy 53 and Garfield Avenue to Hwy 53 along Connors Point. The public is able to click on map and write comments, draw in suggested alignments and note concerns or opportunities.

To comment on the interactive map, or for more information on the project, please visit https://www.dot.state.mn.us/d1/projects/blatnik-bridge/index.html. Recordings of past public meetings, PowerPoint presentations and other documents and historical information on the bridge can also be found on the project webpages.

For those without access to internet can also submit comments or suggestions to Pat Huston, MnDOT District 1 Major Projects Engineer, at 218-348-9902, patrick.huston@state.mn.us or 1123 Mesaba Ave., Duluth, MN 55811, or Marc Bowker, WisDOT NW Region Project Manager, at 715-635-4975 or marc.bowker@dot.wi.gov.