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Sept. 8, 2021

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I-35 temporary on-ramp closure at 5th Avenue W in Duluth

DULUTH, Minn. — MnDOT contractors are currently working on drainage structure repairs on I-35 in Duluth. A daytime on-ramp closure at 5th Avenue West to northbound I-35 will be needed on September 8 and 9 and September 13 – 15. Motorists should expect the closure between 6 a.m. and 6 p.m. Traffic will be detoured to the Lake Avenue ramp to northbound I-35.

The work zone is located between 5th Avenue West and Lake Avenue, and work will take place on both northbound and southbound lanes. Lane and shoulder closures will be taking place during daytime hours and in areas where work is occurring. Work is expected to last through October.