MnDOT to hold virtual TPI project update September 27th

MnDOT to hold virtual TPI project update September 27th

September 23, 2021 News News -- KKIN-KFGI-KLKS-WWWI 0

By Paul Vold kkin@rjbroadcasting.com (9/23/21)

(Duluth, MN) — The Minnesota Department of Transportation will be holding another virtual project update on the Twin Ports Interchange in Duluth coming up on Monday, September 27th at 12:15pm.

Use the link with this story to join the virtual meeting. For those without internet access, join by calling 855-282-6330 and enter the access code (187 063 5117). For those unable to attend the day of the update, a recording will be posted on the project webpage to view when convenient.

Currently the TPI project has a temporary traffic signal in operation at the intersection of Piedmont and 24h Avenue West. Northbound and southbound I-35 are single lanes from Garfield Avenue to 27th Avenue West. Single lane configuration will be in place through October.

Beginning September 27th, Southbound I-35 traffic will be routed onto Lower Michigan Street near Garfield Avenue and back onto I-35 just north of 27th Avenue West. This configuration will be in place through fall of 2022. Southbound I-35 to Southbound I-535 will be closed. The signed detour will follow southbound I-35 to the Highway 2 Bong Bridge.

Much more information on the Twin Ports Interchange project is available on MnDOT’s website