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Lake Road to close for culvert replacement

 

August 1, 2019

Richard Jenkins/Daily Globe

A GENTLE breeze sends ripples across Lake Superior at Little Girl's Point Wednesday afternoon.

By RICHARD JENKINS

rjenkins@yourdailyglobe.com

IRONWOOD TOWNSHIP - Lake Road will close starting Monday at Little Girl's Point while a culvert is replaced.

The Gogebic County Road Commission announced Wednesday the road will be closed between the day parking area and the boat launch at the Point.

Barry Bolich, the road commission manager, said the box culvert being replaced wasn't one of the ones destroyed in the July 2016 storm that caused numerous washouts on Lake Road at the Point. He said the culvert was undersized and so it was being replaced with a larger one to avoid problems in the...



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