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.
Author:
Publish date:
Updated on

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. The Pioneer Press reports crews will be using a giant automated conveyor belt to move the new Maryland Avenue bridge into position over the interstate in St. Paul.

Highway 100 northbound will be closed from Highway 62 to Interstate 394 from 5 a.m. Saturday until 5 a.m. Monday, the Star Tribune reports.

Both directions of Highway 55/Hiawatha Avenue will also be closed Sunday through Monday for repairs on the Martin Olav Sabo pedestrian bridge, according to WCCO.

MnDOT has a full list of closures in the Twin Cites metro this weekend.

Next Up

Related

More freeway closures, more traveling headaches

MnDOT will shut down two stretches of heavily-traveled intestates in the Twin Cities this weekend. Motorists will want to avoid both directions of I-494 between Hwy 100 and I-35W, as well as the eastbound lanes of Interstate 694 between I-35W and Lexington Avenue. These two areas will be closed from 10 p.m. Friday until Monday morning's rush hour.

Expect weekend delays, detours on I-94 east, I-35W

Road construction may snarl traffic this weekend, as all eastbound lanes of Interstate 94 close for crews to lay pavement between Highway 55/Hiawatha Avenue and Highway 280 in Minneapolis. Interstate 35W in Arden Hills is closed in both directions between Interstate 694 and Highway 10 so crews can demolish the old County 10 Bridge. The closures continue through early Monday morning.

Construction closes key stretch of I-35E

Forget about taking Northbound Interstate 35-E between Eagan and St. Paul this weekend. It's closed for repairs from I-494 to West 7th Street. Minnesota Department of Transportation officials say all the work should be done by the Monday morning rush hour.