Minnesota Department of Transportation

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News Release

August 6, 2020

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Bong Bridge inspections to start Aug. 10

DULUTH, Minn. — Starting on Monday, Aug. 10, WisDOT will be performing inspections on Hwy 2 Bong Bridge between Duluth and Superior. Lane closures will be between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. and may be subject to change due to weather and other unforeseen circumstances. Closures will be needed in the following areas on the below dates:

  • Monday, Aug. 10: Westbound lanes
  • Tuesday, Aug. 11: Westbound lanes
  • Wednesday, Aug. 12: Eastbound lanes
  • Thursday, Aug. 13: Eastbound lanes

If needed, closures for maintenance work will be as follows:

  • Monday, Aug. 17: Westbound lanes
  • Tuesday, Aug. 18: Eastbound lanes
  • Wednesday, Aug. 19: Westbound lanes
  • Thursday, Aug. 20: Eastbound lanes

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