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July 16, 2021

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Detour Hwy 73 for culvert replacement

Duluth, Minn. – MnDOT maintenance crews will detour Hwy 73 from Hwy 1 to County Road 22 west of Cook on Monday, July 26, through Thursday, July 29, to install a new center line culvert.

Important reminders for motorists regarding work zone safety:

  • Stay alert; work zones constantly change.
  • Slow down when approaching every work zone, then navigate through with care and caution.
  • Watch for workers and slow moving equipment.
  • Obey posted speed limits. Fine for a violation in a work zone is $300.
  • Minimize distractions behind the wheel.
  • Be patient; expect delays, especially during peak travel times.