Project work will begin on July 25. Motorists should expect single lanes with flaggers and a pilot car during milling and paving.
A temporary detour begins Aug. 8 for approximately 30 calendar days during construction from the north junction of Hwy 1 to Silverdale. The detour uses Hwy 1 and St. Louis County roads for 17.8 miles. The portion of Hwy 65 that will be closed to thru traffic is approximately 13.8 miles in length. Access for residents within the closure section will remain open.