Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

Aug. 2, 2019

Interstate 35 bridge painting project starts Aug. 5 in Pine County

DULUTH, Minn. — Interstate 35 in Pine County will be restricted to a single lane in each direction at the Highway 48 Bridge beginning Monday, August 5. The right lanes will be closed until about August 18 and then work will switch to the left lanes.

The lane closures are necessary as crews repaint the Highway 48 Bridge over I-35.

The bridge painting project is scheduled to be completed by September 13.

To learn more about the project visit: mndot.gov/d1/projects/i35bridges.

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