Another weekend, another batch of road closures - Bring Me The News

Another weekend, another batch of road closures


Plan your detours now, warns WCCO. Freeway closures this weekend include Interstate 94 westbound from Highway 394 to 100,
I-694 at 100 and 252, and Highway 169 between 55 and 77th Avenue. Highway 169 is single-lane in the south metro and Interstate 35W from Highway 13 to the 35E split is closed.

MNDOT spokesman Kevin Gutknecht says weekends are the best time to do essential road repair, and most roads will reopen Monday at 5 a.m.

You can go to MNDOT for a full list of this weekend's closures or download MNDOT's app.

Just please don't use it while you're driving.

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I-35E among weekend closures in Twin Cities

Another round of road closures will create some obstacles this weekend for those traveling around the Twin Cities. Motorists are encouraged to avoid both directions of Interstate 35E will between I-94 and Highway 36. It will be closed for 24 hours staring at 4 a.m. Saturday. Highway 100 northbound will be closed from Highway 62 to Interstate 394 from 5 a.m. Saturday until 5 a.m. Monday.