MnDOT I-94@35W and other Hennepin County projects updates

Good afternoon,

Here is an update for the I-35W@94 project email list. Please visit the project web pages and www.511mn.org for real-time traffic updates.

All closures are weather permitting and subject to change.

I-35W@94 http://www.dot.state.mn.us/35w94/

· New I-94 east is closed between I-394 and I-35W from 10 p.m. Sunday, July 26 to 5 a.m. Monday, July 27.

· Please visit the web page for local street closures.

Other MnDOT projects in Hennepin County:

Around The Airport www.aroundtheairport.com

· New The ramp from I-494 west to 34th Avenue is closed from 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, July 23.

· Highway 5 east is closed between I-494 and Davern St. in St Paul through early August.

Ramp closures through early August:

· Highway 62 west to/from Highway 5 west

· Highway 5 west to Highway 62 east

· Highway 5 west to Bloomington Road

· Highway 62 west to Bloomington Road

· Sheppard Road to Highway 5 west

Upcoming http://www.dot.state.mn.us/metro/projects/i494invergroveheights/index.html

· New I-494 east is closed between I-35W east and the Minnesota River Friday, Aug. 7 to Mon, Aug. 10

· New I-494 east is closed between I-35W east and the Minnesota River Friday, Aug. 14 to Mon, Aug. 17

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· Please check the web page for long-term ramp closures and detours.

I-394 Dunwoody Bridge Minneapolis

· New I-394 west is closed from 11:59 p.m. Tuesday, July 28 to 5 a.m. Wednesday, July 29 between I-94 and Highway 100.

· New I-394 east is closed from 11:59 p.m. Thursday, July 30 to 5 a.m. Friday, July 31 between I-94 and Highway 100.

I-94 Nicollet to Highway 280 resurfacing http://www.dot.state.mn.us/35w94/schedule.html

Upcoming

· I-94 east is closed between I-35W and Highway 280 July 31-Aug. 2

· I-94 west is closed between Highway 280 to I-35W Aug. 7-10

· I-94 is closed in both directions between the I-394 and I-35W Aug 14-17.

Highway 55 over Luce Line Trail Plymouth http://www.dot.state.mn.us/metro/projects/hwy55bridge-plymouth/index.html

· Highway 55 west is reduced to a single lane at the bridge over the Luce Line Trail through August. Watch for flaggers and delays.

I-94 Maple Grove to Clearwater https://www.dot.state.mn.us/i94-mg-clearwater/index.html

· New I-94 east is reduced to two lanes between I-94/494/694 and Highway 101 from 8 p.m. Friday, July 24 to 5 a.m. Saturday, July 25.

· New The ramp from I-94 east to Weaver Lake Road is closed 8 p.m. Friday, July 24 and 9 a.m. Saturday, July 25

· New The ramp from I-94 east to Highway 610 is closed 8 p.m. Friday, July 24 and 9 a.m. Saturday, July 25

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· The ramp from Maple Grove Parkway to I-94 east is closed through Sunday, July 26.

o Detour: Maple Grove Parkway to 93rd Ave. to Elm Creek Blvd. to Weaver Lake Road to I-94 east

· The ramp from I-94 east to Maple Grove Parkway is closed through Sunday, July 26.

o Detour: I-94 east to Highway 610 east to Maple Grove Parkway

· Please visit web page for closures between St. Michael and Clearwater

Third Avenue bridge http://www.dot.state.mn.us/metro/projects/hwy65andthirdavebridge/

· The Third Avenue bridge in Minneapolis will be reduced to one lane in each direction with a transit lane and lanes for walkers and bikers through Dec. 31.

Upcoming

· The Third Avenue Bridge is closed 8 p.m. Friday, July 31 to 5 a.m. Monday Aug. 3

· The Third Avenue bridge is closed January 2021 through November 2022.

MnDOT Maintenance

Highway 100 St. Louis Park

· New The ramp from Highway 100 south to Excelsior Boulevard is closed from 8 p.m. Wednesday, July 22 to 6 a.m. Thursday, July 23.

Highway 169 St. Louis Park

· New Highway 169 north is reduced to one lane between Cedar Lake Road and Medicine Lake Road from 9 p.m. Tuesday, July 28 to 4 a.m. Wednesday, July 29.

Highway 62 Edina

· New Highway 62 west is reduced to one lane between I-494 and Shady Oak Road from 9 p.m. Wednesday, July 29 to 4 a.m. Thursday, July 30.

Highway 7

· New The ramp from Highway 7 east to I-494 south is closed from 6:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, July 25.

· New The ramp from I-494 north to Highway 7 west is closed from 6:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, July 25.

Highway 62

New The ramp from Highway 62 west to Highway 169 south is closed from 6:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, July 25.

I-35W Minneapolis

New The ramp from I-35W north to 3rd Street is closed 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, July 23.

Other projects on MnDOT Highways:

Metro Transit Orange Line https://www.metrotransit.org/orangeline

· The ramp from I-35W south to I-494 west is closed through September

Detour: Highway 62 west to Highway 100 south.

Southwest Light Rail https://metrocouncil.org/Transportation/Projects/Light-Rail-Projects/Southwest-LRT.aspx

· The ramp from I-494 west to Flying Cloud Drive is closed through 6 a.m. Oct. 16.

· New I-494 is reduced to one lane in each direction between Highway 169 and Valley View Road 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. daily July 22, 23, 24 and 25.

Road work continues to be a critical service. MnDOT is committed to protecting the health, safety and well-being of its employees, contractors and all Minnesotans. Crews continue to follow the guidance of state and federal health officials to help prevent the spread of COVID-19.

Please let me know if you have questions.

Thanks

Dave

Dave Aeikens

Minnesota Department of Transportation

Metro Communications and Engagement

Phone: 651-234-7511

Cell: 651-775-1261

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