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July 7, 2022

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Public meeting set to discuss Mission Creek Bridge replacement and Hwy 23 reconstruction

Duluth, Minn. – The Minnesota Department of Transportation is hosting a hybrid public meeting Tuesday, July 12, from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. to discuss plans for replacing the Mission Creek Bridge and reconstructing Hwy 23 in Duluth. For those who cannot attend the meeting, a recording will be posted to the project webpage to view when convenient.

The in-person public meeting will be held at the Lake Superior College (LSC) Emergency Response Training Center (ERTC), 11501 Hwy 23, Duluth MN 55808.

Virtual participants can log in by visiting our webpage at: mndot.gov/d1/projects/mission-creek-bridge/ or going to https://zoom.us/ and entering meeting ID#: 824 7390 2913 and password: 192814.

This project is slated for construction in 2024 and aims to enhance safety, improve ride quality, extend the life of the road, and construct a bridge with an opening that will accommodate large rainfall events and creek debris.

MnDOT invites and encourages participation by all. If you need an ASL, a foreign language interpreter or other reasonable accommodation, or need documents in an alternative format (such as braille or large print) for this email or event, please email your request to Janet Miller at ADArequest.dot@state.mn.us or call 651-366-4720.

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