Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 37

Gilbert

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Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

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

  • Ramps and Sidewalk Spot repair.
  • Investigate construction of curb extensions (bump-outs) at select intersections in Gilbert. Purpose of curb extensions is to shorten pedestrian crossing width and help reduce traffic speeds.
  • An ADA compliant ramp shall be installed in front of the post office with direct access to Hwy 37.
  • Construct sidewalk/widened shoulder from Kansas Avenue to Alaska Avenue on north side of road.