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Truck Restrictions on US 53
US 53
Between I-35; I-535 and West 6th Street (Duluth). There is a weight limit in effect. No vehicles over 80,000 lbs.

Web Comment: Bridge #69802 weight restriction at the TH53/I35/I535 "can of worms" intersection. For alternate routes contact the Duluth permit office Click Here
Last updated on April 22
Between Midway Road and Highway 8 (8 miles north of the Hermantown area). The roadway is reduced to one lane. There is a width limit in effect. Road construction work is in progress. Width limit 12'0". Until Thursday, at about 2:00PM CDT.

Web Comment: US 53, Twig area, lane closures US 53 and CSAH 7 intersection will be closed. J turn at Cty Rd7/Industrial Rd will re-open Sept 14th. NB access to MN State Veteran's Cemetery traffic will be directed to SB US 53 via Caribou Lake Road. For more updates and road closure information on this project Click Here
Last updated on September 10
Between MN 37; MN 837A (1 mile south of the Eveleth area) and Miller Trunk Road (Eveleth). A lane is closed. There is a width limit in effect. Speed restrictions are in force. Road construction work is in progress. Width limit 12'0". Speed limit 50.00 MPH. Until October 6, 2021 at about 2:00PM CDT.

Web Comment: New traffic configuration at intersections with US 53 south of Eveleth. US 53 and Miller Trunk Road will have lane closures. Bodas Rd and Long Lake Road will close with signed detours.
Last updated on September 1