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July 18, 2022

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Hwy 65 construction traffic impacts begin July 25

DULUTH, Minn. – Construction traffic impacts on Hwy 65 in Koochiching and Itasca Counties will begin on July 25. Motorists should expect single lanes with flaggers and a pilot car during milling and paving. A detour will be required in August for up to 30 days.

This project involves 42.59 miles of alternating sections of asphalt overlay and mill and overlay, and is located from the north junction of Hwy 1 to 0.5 miles south of County Road 8 in Itasca County and Koochiching County. For project maps and information about Hwy 65: http://www.dot.state.mn.us/d1/projects/hwy65-itasca/index.html