Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

35W@94: Downtown to Crosstown

Minneapolis

Meetings/events

Upcoming

There are several events happening, we hope you can join us!

35W@94: Downtown to Crosstown Open House

Mon, May 21
5 p.m.-7 p.m.
The Center for Changing Lives (LSS)
2400 Park Ave.
Minneapolis, 55404

At the open house:
  • Learn about the 35W@94: Downtown to Crosstown project and its benefits
  • Hear about construction that will impact access to/from I-35W and downtown
  • Find out about other transportation alternatives during construction
  • Learn about job opportunities with the contractors and MnDOT
  • Open House flier (PDF)

Coffee with the Contractor

Wed, May 23
10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Midtown Global Market
920 E Lake St.
Minneapolis, 55407

35W@94: Downtown to Crosstown Open House

Thu, May 24
5 p.m.-7 p.m.
Whittier Elementary School
315 West 26th St.
Minneapolis, 55404

At the open house:
  • Learn about the 35W@94: Downtown to Crosstown project and its benefits
  • Hear about construction that will impact access to/from I-35W and downtown
  • Find out about other transportation alternatives during construction
  • Learn about job opportunities with the contractors and MnDOT
  • Open House flier (PDF)

Lyndale Ave Open Streets

Sun, June 10
11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Lyndale Ave, Minneapolis, 55419
Information table

Somali Independence Day

Sat, June 30
Time and Location TBD
Information table

Twin Cities World Refugee Day

Sun, July 15
Noon-6 p.m.
Loring Park, Minneapolis, 55404
Information table

Kingfield Farmers Market

Sun, July 22
8:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
4301 Nicollet Ave. S.
Minneapolis, 55409
Information table

Franklin Ave Open Streets

Aug. 26
11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Franklin Ave, Minneapolis, 55404
Information table

Nicollet Ave Open Streets

Sun, Sept. 23
11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Nicollet Ave, Minneapolis, 55409
Information table

Past meetings

2018

  • May 16: 5th Precinct Community Open House
  • May 16: 3rd Precinct Community Open House
  • May 13: Cinco de Mayo Celebration
  • May 9: Downtown Transportation Summit
  • April 18: Coffee with the Contractor
  • March 19: Workforce Networking Event

  • Feb. 21: Downtown Employer Event

    MnDOT and the Minneapolis Downtown Council hosted an event to give downtown employers an opportunity to:
    • Learn about the 35W@94 Downtown to Crosstown project and its benefits
    • Hear about construction activities that will impact access to/from I-35W and downtown
    • Find out about other transportation/transit alternatives during the I-35W construction to share with employees
    • Receive information about other upcoming downtown construction projects

To request informational materials from this event, contact us.

2017

  • Sept. 24: Nicollet Open Streets
  • Sept. 13: South Metro Job Fair
  • Aug. 27: Franklin Ave. Open Streets
  • Aug. 17:
    • Open House
    • Elliot Park Neighborhood Meeting
  • May 15: Best Value Procurement Kickoff Meeting
  • May 5: Best Value Procurement Kickoff Meeting

2016

  • Nov. 16 - I-35W Transit and Bridges Open House
  • Aug. 3 - Open House for the I-35W Lake St. retaining wall designs
  • April 19 - Environmental Assessment Open House
  • April 5 - Environmental Assessment Open House
  • April 5 - Environmental Assessment Open House
  • Feb. 24 - Small Business and DBE Workshop