Motorists will encounter lane or shoulder closures on both directions of Highway 10 in Elk River as crews prepare the work zone. Current map to July 24
- Both directions - Periodic lane closures Monday thru Friday from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Saturday from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Current road conditions and travel speeds, check 511mn.org
Week of July 24—Work zone changes
Both directions of Highway 10 to be shifted onto the westbound side of the road to reconstruct the eastbound lanes from the Lake Orono Bridge to east of Waco St/185th Ave NW. Motorists can expect changes as the work zone transitions the week of July 24. News release (July 18, 2017)
- Both directions - Expect lane shifts onto narrow temporary lanes with no shoulders and reduced speeds of 45 m.p.h.
- Eastbound - Reduced to a single-lane of traffic 24/7 by July 27
- Westbound - Open on two lanes with periodic single-lane closures
- Access closes at Joplin St NW/185th Ave July 24-27. Follow signs to Waco St NW/185th Ave intersection.
Motorists may encounter periodic access closures, follow signs.
Work operations and lane closures will suspend over the 2017-2018 winter season.
|Hwy 10 Elk River||Dates||Traffic Impact||Work|
|Lake Orono Bridge to east of Waco St/185th Ave NW||July 6 to late-July, 2017||Lane closures on both directions Map||
Prep work area and construct temp crossovers/lanes
|Work schedule: Monday thru Friday, 6 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Saturday 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.|
|Lake Orono Bridge to east of Waco St/185th Ave NW||July 27 to Sept 1, 2017||
All lanes of traffic on westbound side - EB one lane, WB two lanes Map
|Lake Orono Bridge to east of Waco St/185th Ave NW||Sept 1 to mid-Oct 2017||
All lanes of traffic on eastbound side - EB one lane, WB two lanes
|Xenia Ave NW to east of Waco St/185th Ave NW||Mid-Oct to Oct 31, 2017||
Lane closures on both directions
|Complete 2017 work and remove temp lanes; construct 2018 temp crossovers; begin work on bridge structure|
|Work operations suspend for 2017-2018 winter season|
|East of Joplin St/185th Ave NW to Xenia Ave NW||April to Oct, 2018||
All lanes of traffic on either side of roadway - EB one lane, WB two lanes
Reconstruct lanes, bridge
Schedule is tentative and subject to change
Lake Orono waterway
Open. Watch for posted signs and obey channel navigation buoys in water at the bridge. During construction, there’s a chance it’ll be too narrow for some boats to pass due to the current bridge having one pier, and the new bridge having two piers.
Elk River is Open for Business
Access to local businesses and residences to be maintained and open, follow directional signs.
Information is tentative and subject to change