Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

Dec. 5, 2019

Southbound I-35 lane closure scheduled Dec. 6 in Duluth

Additional closures scheduled next week

DULUTH, Minn. — Motorists traveling on southbound Interstate 35 near 27th Avenue West in Duluth will encounter a lane closure, Friday, December 6 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The closure is needed while crews perform drilling and surveying in advance of the Twin Ports Interchange project, which is scheduled to begin in spring 2020.

December 10/11

The I-35 northbound off-ramp to 27th Avenue West will close Tuesday, December 10. Work will start in this area at 9 a.m. This work is expected to be completed by noon or shortly thereafter and the ramp will reopen. Then the ramp from 27th Avenue West to northbound I-35 will close until 3 p.m. If the work at this location is not completed Tuesday afternoon, work will resume Wednesday at 9 a.m. and continue until it is finished.

Motorists are asked to drive with caution near the work areas.

For updated road condition information, call 511 or visit 511mn.org.