I-535/Blatnik Bridge southbound lanes to reopen October 19 in Duluth
October 16, 2012
Three-day, single-lane closure scheduled next week
Duluth, Minnesota — The southbound/Superior-bound lanes on the Interstate 535/Blatnik Bridge, will reopen to traffic Friday, October 19.
Southbound motorists will be restricted to a single-lane from late-morning Monday, October 22, until late-afternoon Wednesday, October 24, while inspectors identify light fixture and conduit connection locations for the bridge’s new lighting system.
The Blatnik Bridge two-year rehabilitation project began in May 2012. The project includes maintenance work that will extend the usable life of the bridge.
The project is scheduled for completion in October 2013.
For more information, contact:
Beth Petrowske, MnDOT