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Sept. 6, 2023

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Oliver Bridge to close Sept. 14-15 for scheduled inspection

DULUTH, Minn. – The Oliver Bridge, located over the St. Louis River at the junction of Minnesota Hwy 39 and Wisconsin Hwy 105, will close Thursday, Sept. 14, and Friday, Sept. 15, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. daily for a scheduled inspection. The bridge will close at 8:30 a.m. each day, and all equipment will be removed from the bridge and be re-opened to traffic by 4:30 p.m. each day.
Changeable message signs will be in place by Friday, Sept. 8, to let bridge users know about the upcoming daytime closures. The signs will remain in place until the inspection work is completed.

This release is being issued on behalf of the CN Railway.