Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Congressional Transportation Status Report

Hwy 36 and English Street


About the project

Summary of work

  • Replace the Hwy 36/English Street signalized intersection with a diamond interchange
  • Improve CR B/Hwy 61 intersection
  • Remove existing access to Hwy 36 at Hazelwood and Atlantic Streets
  • Replace Vento Trail pedestrian and bicycle bridge

Phase 1:hwy 36 and english street

  • March - June:  Highway 36 retaining wall construction
  • April - May:  County Road B and Frontage Road will be constructed
  • April - mid-June:  Bruce Vento Trail bridge will be constructed and realigned.  There will be a short-term closure of the trail as the new bridge is aligned
  • May - mid-June:  County Road B Trail will be constructed

Phase 2 and Phase 3:

  • Mid-June - late-August:  Highway 36 will be closed as Highway 36 and ramps at Hwy 61 and English are constructed

Phase 4:

  • Late-August - late-November:  Completion of any remaining work

Project clean-up and remaining restoration and maintenance work may carry over into spring 2014.


Project benefits

  • Improved safety and efficiency along the Hwy 36 corridor in Maplewood
  • Improved pedestrian and bicycle facilities