Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 169

Mountain Iron

Americans with Disabilities Act

I-494 Ramp Closures
Speakers and raised arrows on APS signals provide information about the intersection to pedestrians with hearing and visual impairment.

All MnDOT projects - both new construction and rehabilitation projects - must include evaluation to ensure compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. Components can include, but are not limited to adding curb cuts, truncated domes and accessible pedestrian signals. Read about MnDOT's transition plan to comply with the ADA.

Specifics for this project

This project includes:

  • New pedestrian ramps at the northwest corner of the Hoover Road Intersection and the northeast corner of the northbound Hwy 53 ramp
  • New pedestrian push-buttons at traffic signals at the on- and off-ramps at Hwy 53
  • New sidewalk on the north and south side of Hwy 169 from Hoover Road to Hwy 53 (northbound on- and off-ramp)
  • Sidewalk extension and directional ramp along the west side of County Road 7 to Hwy 169
  • Pave the pedestrian access route in the median at the County Road 7 intersection
  • New sidewalk and pedestrian ramps on the northwest corner of the County Road 7 intersection