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July 1, 2022

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Public comment period open for Blatnik Bridge alternatives

Duluth, Minn. – The Minnesota Department of Transportation has opened the public comment period on the Blatnik Bridge alternatives. This is a joint project with the Wisconsin Department of Transportation.
Several bridge alignments and Superior, Wis., interchange options were evaluated to determine which should be studied in more detail. The project website hosts an interactive map with the options shown, and the public is able to click on map to submit feedback.

To comment on the bridge alignment and interchange options, please visit the project website at mndot.gov/d1/projects/blatnik-bridge. Comments can also be submitted in writing or by phone to Pat Huston, MnDOT District 1 Major Projects Engineer, at 218-348-9902, patrick.huston@state.mn.us or 1123 Mesaba Ave., Duluth, MN 55811, or Marc Bowker, WisDOT NW Region Project Manager, at 715-635-4975 or marc.bowker@dot.wi.gov.