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May 4, 2022

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Blatnik Bridge maintenance construction public meeting May 11

DULUTH, Minn. –  On Wednesday, May 11, 2022, at 5:30 p.m., MnDOT staff will be holding a virtual information meeting about a maintenance construction project on I-535 Blatnik Bridge. This project will help extend the life of the bridge until it is replaced in 2028. Construction is expected to begin in late May.

The meeting can be logged in to online via WebEx and a phone call in option is available. Visit the project website for the link to the meeting and call-in number as well as for more details about the project: https://www.dot.state.mn.us/d1/projects/blatnik-maintenance/index.html.  The meeting will be recorded and put on the website at the same link for later viewing.

MnDOT invites and encourages participation by all. If you need an ASL, a foreign language interpreter, or other reasonable accommodation, or need documents in an alternative format (such as braille or large print) for this email or event, please email your request to Janet Miller at ADArequest.dot@state.mn.us or call 651-366-4720.