Minnesota Department of Transportation

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I-35 Bridge and Pavement Replacement


Traffic impacts

I-35 Bridge replacement project layout
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Road closures

  • Year 1: Close Southbound I-35
    • Year one is completed
  • Year 2: Close Northbound I-35
    • Crossovers with single lane traffic in southbound lanes of I-35
    • Traffic will be rerouted for specific ramp closures

Pedestrian/bicyclist closures

  • This is an interstate, no pedestrians or bicyclists are permitted on roads designated as a freeway.

About this project

Summary of work

  • Replace 4 bridges on I-35
  • Replace I-35 pavement from Hoffman Drive interchange to south of Lemond Road
  • Add auxiliary lanes between Hoffman Drive interchange and Bridge Street interchange
  • Safety improvements at Hoffman Drive SB on ramp to I-35.


    • $19.1 million