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March 23, 2021

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MnDOT to host virtual public meeting on upcoming Hwy 61 intersection safety improvements

DULUTH, Minn. — MnDOT is hosting a virtual public meeting on Wednesday, March 31, at 5 p.m. to discuss proposed Hwy 61 intersection safety improvements.

To prevent further spread of COVID-19, MnDOT is not hosting any in-person public meetings at this time. During this virtual meeting, MnDOT staff will talk about the five intersections, what safety improvements are proposed at each and answer questions from the public. The proposed improvements are located at Homestead Road, Alseth Road, Salakka Road, Short Road and Sannes Road.

For more information on the project, maps and a link to the virtual meeting, please visit mndot.gov/d1/projects/hwy61. For those unable to attend the March 31 meeting, a recording of the meeting will be posted to the same page to be viewed when convenient.