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Aug. 11, 2022

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Hwy 169 in Grand Rapids sidewalk work to start August 15

DULUTH, Minn. – Sidewalk replacement on Pokegama Avenue/Highway 169 between SE 1st Street and NE 2nd Street in Grand Rapids will begin on August 15. Work will begin on the northbound side then switch to southbound. Daytime right lane closures will be in place, and pedestrians will be directed to the sidewalk opposite the closure. This work will address ADA accessibility and is expected to last two to three weeks.