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Dec. 1, 2021

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MnDOT to host virtual public meeting Dec. 8 for Hwy 61 intersection safety improvements project

Duluth, Minn. – The Minnesota Department of Transportation is hosting a virtual public meeting on Wednesday, Dec. 8, at 5 p.m. to discuss the Highway 61 intersection safety improvements proposed at Homestead, Alseth, Salakka, Short and Sannes roads. The University of Minnesota will be presenting on reduced conflict intersections, similar to that proposed at the Homestead Road intersection.

The public meeting will include a presentation on all proposed intersection safety improvements and time for questions. More information on the project and a link to the virtual meeting can be found on the project webpage at mndot.gov/d1/projects/hwy61. For those unable to attend any of the meetings, a recording will be posted on the webpage to be viewed when convenient. To call into the meeting, call 855-282-6330. The meeting access code is 2488 274 1007.