Tag: hwy 53

Hwy 53 International Falls work to resume on May 16

Work on Hwy 53 in International Falls is expected to resume on May 16, 2022. Landscaping and tree planting will be occurring from May 16 until June 1, followed by bench and kiosk installation with projected completion of July 1. Motorists should expect daytime lane closures with 11’ width, single lane traffic using the center…
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May 10, 2022 0

Confusion at Turn Signal on Highway 53 and 4th Ave in International Falls.

I made my way this morning to see what the confusion might be regarding the intersection of Hwy 53 and 4th Ave. With the streets not yet marked on the pavement. The traffic pattern according to signage is as follows.


November 1, 2021 0

Highway 53 Project International Falls

The Highway 53 project in International Falls is wrapping up for this construction season, with just minor work to be continued into next spring. I was able to speak with a couple of area businesses right on Highway 53 for their thoughts on the re-opening of that section of the project. Over at Sportsman Service,…
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October 28, 2021 0

Hwy 53 Project Update 10/06/21

Work of October 5 – 16 Crescent Dr. (Stage 2) Grading and culverts early October Bituminous pavement mid October Industrial Ave to 10th Street (Stage 3) No work 10th Street to 3rd Street (Stage 4) 7th St – 3rd St Grading, Curb and Gutter in early October Sidewalks and lighting in mid October Bituminous paving…
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October 6, 2021 0

Hwy 53 rehabilitation, streetscape project

Traffic impacts Work of September 20 – 25 Industrial Ave to 10th Street (Stage 3) Install Signals at 11th Street 10th Street to 3rd Street (Stage 4) 7th Ave – 3rd Ave: Storm sewer replacement 7th Ave – 10th Ave: Concrete Sidewalks & Driveways


September 20, 2021 0

Hwy 53 Construction Update Work of September 7 – 18

Traffic impacts Industrial Ave to 10th Street (Stage 3) Install Signals at 11th Street 10th Street to 3rd Street (Stage 4) 7th Ave – 3rd Ave: Storm sewer replacement 7th Ave – 10th Ave: Grading


September 13, 2021 0

Highway 53 Construction update

Traffic impacts Work of August 23 – 28 Access Road/Cresent Dr(Stage 2) No work this week Industrial Ave. to 10th Street (Stage 3A) Sidewalks Paving Hwy 11 to Border (Stage 5) No work this week 10th Street to 3rd Street (Stage 4) Storm sewer Subcut Work of August 30 – September 3 Crescent Dr (Stage…
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August 31, 2021 0

Hwy 53 Project Update for International Falls

Work of August 23 – 28 Crescent Dr (Stage 2) TBD Industrial Ave to 10th Street (Stage 3) Signals and above ground electrical Bituminous pavement Hwy 11 to Border (Stage 5) Install concrete sidewalk 10th Street to 3rd Street (Stage 4) Remove Curb, Gutters, and walks Storm sewer placement 11th Street North


August 20, 2021 0

Hwy 53 Construction Project Update

Traffic impacts Work of August 2 – 7 Access Road (Stage 2) Grading from Memorial Dr to Days Inn Crescent Dr. (Stage 2) Grading and entrance culvert work Access Rd to 20th Street (Stage 2) Finish 10’ bituminous walk 15th Street to Industrial Ave. (Stage 3C) Finish 10’ bituminous walk Industrial Ave. to 10th Street…
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August 3, 2021 0

Hwy 53 Project Update 7-12 to 7-24

Traffic impacts Work of July 12 – 17 Memorial to 20th Street (Stage 2) Manhole cover work Striping Detour removed and reopen to traffic July 15 15th Street to Industrial Ave. (Stage 3C) Detour removed and currently open to traffic Industrial Ave. to 10th Street (Stage 3A) Begin storm sewer work on east side West…
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July 13, 2021 0