Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 2, Hwy 65 Swan River Roundabout project

Itasca County

Traffic impacts

Roundabout construction at the intersection of Hwy 2 and Hwy 65 is underway. Motorists can expect shoulder and possible lane closures on Highway 2. Through traffic on Hwy 65 is being detoured on Hwy 200 to Hwy 2 to County Road 74 through September.

A rendering of the Hwy 2 roundabout project.

2024 Highway 65 detour map for roundabout construction. Click image to enlarge.

About this project

Summary of work

  • Roundabout construction
  • Intersection improvements
  • Turn lanes and lighting
  • Hwy 2 mill and overlay from Hwy 65 to Hwy 200


Rendering of Swan River roundabout.

A rendering of the proposed roundabout on Hwy 2 at Swan River.