Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 169 resurfacing project

In St. Louis County

Traffic impacts

A map of the Hwy 169 resurfacing project area on Hwy 169 between Hwy 53 and Hwy 26

Hwy 169 resurfacing project map. Select for larger version.

When this project begins motorists will encounter lane closures. Project work is expected to begin June 15.

MnDOT contractors will begin repairing and replacing culverts on Hwy 169 between Hwy 53 and St. Louis County Hwy 26 on June 15. This work will be at various locations on the highway and is expected to take approximately five weeks. Motorists can expect traffic to be shifted or encounter flagging depending on the location.

About this project

Summary of work

  • Resurface: 13 miles of pavement
  • Add culverts
  • Tree clearing