Construction will close part of I-35W in Minneapolis 6 of next 7 nights

Crews are working to finish the 28th Street bridge.
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Traveling through the heart of Minneapolis will be impacted by construction on Interstate 35W this weekend and all of next week. 

The Minnesota Department of Transportation says I-35W will be closed in both directions between Interstate 94 and Hwy. 62 from 10 p.m. Friday through 8 a.m. Saturday.

The detour will take motorists to I-94, I-394, Hwy. 100 and Hwy. 62. 

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More closures will impact I-35W Monday-Friday next week as crews work to complete the 28th Street bridge.

The work will mean I-35W will be shut down in both directions between I-94 and Hwy. 62 each night from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.

The detour will again utilize I-94, I-394, Hwy. 100 and Hwy. 62. 

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