FYI ... Landscaping project set to begin on I-394 by Target Field

Traffic in downtown Minneapolis may notice some delays when the two to four week project gets underway Monday. Crews will be adding deciduous shrubs, perennials and ornamental grass from 7 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
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Traffic in downtown Minneapolis may notice some delays when the two to four week project gets underway Monday. Crews will be adding deciduous shrubs, perennials and ornamental grass from 7 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

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