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June 16, 2022

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Hwy 61 and Lake County Road 3 intersection to remain closed until June 20

DULUTH, Minn. – The intersection of Hwy 61 and Lake County Road 3 is currently closed and will remain closed until June 20, weather permitting, because of work on the Stewart River Bridge. The detour extension is due to weather delays.

Traffic to County Road 3 from Hwy 61 will be routed on a posted detour from Hwy 61 to Lake County Road 2 to Gun Club Road/Lake County Road 24 to County Road 3. Lake County currently has a closure on County Road 3 between Fors Road and Loop Road for culvert work. Traffic to County Road 3 south of Loop Road will need to travel on Fors Road. There will be no impacts for through traffic on Hwy 61.

For more information about the projects, please visit the website at mndot.gov/d1/projects/hwy61-bridges.

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