Parks & Recreation

Minnesota Point Beach Nourishment

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Project Status: Planning

Project Overview:

The purpose of the project level work on Minnesota Point is to provide short-term relief of erosion-related issues through beach nourishment. In the long-term, the goal is to collect scientific data, assess the data, and use the information to develop a financially feasible long-term plan to mitigate erosion on Minnesota Point.

Project Update:

The City of Duluth held a public information meeting November 18, 2021 to share information on the completion of the 2021 Minnesota Point beach nourishment, maintenance dredging, beach cleanup, and the congressionally funded Section 111 program.

Important Documents:

November 18, 2021 Minnesota Point Beach Nourishment Presentation by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers