Minnesota Department of Transportation

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Hwy 61 intersection safety improvements

St. Louis and Lake counties

About this project

A rendering of the Hwy 61 intersections improvement project.

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Construct intersection safety improvements and/or add left turn lanes.

  • Homestead Road
  • Alseth Road
  • Salakka Road
  • Short Road
  • Sannes Road

Traffic impacts

Expect lane closures on Hwy 61 beginning Spring 2024.

Public meetings

MnDOT hosted a virtual public meeting on March 31, 2021. A recording of the meeting is below.