Load restrictions on County roads, in place since early March, will be lifted May 3 in the North Central Frost Zone, and May 4 in the North Zone.
The County Board has added a public hearing - May 10 at 9:45 a.m. in the St. Louis County Courthouse in Duluth. This is in addition ot the public hearing already scheduled for May 24 in Hibbing.
A public hearing on the proposed ordinance has been set for May 24. Comments can also be submitted via email or mail.
Motorists should expect delays or seek other routes along Arlington Avenue, Tuesday, as crews work to level manholes following last summer's major road reconstruction project. Also on the 19th, an informational meeting will be held for residents regarding extending the sidewalk on the east side of Arlington.
Beginning Monday, April 18, and lasting up to 15 days, County State Aid Highway 52, also known as Arkola Road, will be closed between Hwy 53 and CSAH 7. The culvert work is in preparation for a resurfacing project that will take place this summer.
An additional 20 roads have standing water on them but are considered passable. Signs are in place alerting motorists to use caution. All of the roads have fairly low traffic counts.
Public Works crews are repairing potholes along 4th Street in Duluth. One block, from 14th to 15th Avenues East, will be closed for repairs through Friday, March 11.
Spring road restrictions on County highways go into effect Tuesday, March 9, in the North Central Zone; and Wednesday March 10, for the North Zone. The restrictions typically last into May.