Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 53 – Eveleth Intersection Improvements

St. Louis County

Summary of work

A rendering of the Hwy 53 intersection project.

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Safety improvements are being evaluated at Bourgin Road, Progress Parkway and Hat Trick Avenue intersections. The improvements will take into account the new schools being constructed to the east of Hwy 53.

Public meetings

MnDOT hosted a public meeting on Thursday, Aug. 26, to discuss the three intersections and proposed improvements. A recording of the meeting is below.

Past meetings

Business/stakeholders meeting on Wednesday, Aug. 11, 2021.

Traffic impacts

Unknown at this time.