Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 6 — Itasca County

Cass/Itasca county line to Hwy 2

Project complete

MnDOT improved and updated Hwy 6 in Itasca County from the Cass/Itasca county line located 11 miles north of Remer to Hwy 2 between Deer River and Cohasset in 2021.

Map of project location -Hwy 6 Itasca County
Project complete: Hwy 6 in Itasca County. Click map for PDF

Summary of 2021 work

  • Repaved 10 miles of asphalt road surface
  • Reconstructed road to add a left turn-lane at Itasca Co. Rd. 11
  • Made drainage repairs and replaced pipes beneath Hwy 6 at:
    • South of Co. Rd. 234
    • North of Co. Rd. 251
    • Between the south and north junction of Itasca Co. Rd. 117
    • South of Itasca Co. Rd. 165
  • Installed mumble/rumble strips
  • Regained shoulders along road
  • Made other repairs as needed