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Aug. 5, 2022

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Expect delays on Hwy 61 at Silver Creek bridge on Aug. 9

Duluth, Minn. – Motorists can expect delays on Tuesday, Aug. 9, along Hwy 61 at the Silver Creek bridge construction site.

Beams will be set at Silver Creek bridge on Tuesday, Aug. 9, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. During this time, Hwy 61 will be reduced to a single lane from the south end of the Silver Creek work zone to Loop Road. Traffic will be flagged through the work zone. During the actual setting of the beams, traffic will be stopped in both directions but will be limited to 10 minutes.

For more information on the project, visit mndot.gov/d1/projects/hwy61-bridges.