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News Release

April 29, 2010


Minnesota Department of Transportation
Metro District
Office of Communications
1500 County Rd B2 West
Roseville, MN 55113

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Stillwater Lift Bridge resumes normal lift schedule for marine traffic


ROSEVILLE, Minn. — The Stillwater Lift Bridge resumed normal lift schedule for marine traffic on April 28. The schedule for Monday through Friday includes a lift every half hour, on the hour, between 11 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. and between 6:30 p.m. and 10 p.m.

There are no scheduled lifts on weekdays between 10 p.m. and 8 a.m.

The bridge also lifts at 2:30 p.m., 4 p.m., 5:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.
From midnight to 8 a.m. the bridge tender requires a two hour notice to open.


On weekends and Memorial Day, Independence Day and Labor Day the bridge opens
every half hour between 8 a.m. and 9 a.m. The bridge also will open every hour between
9 a.m.  and 8 p.m. and every half hour between 8 p.m. and 12 midnight. The bridge will only open if there is marine traffic present.


The bridge lift schedule will be in effect until approximately October 15. 


For statewide traffic, construction and travel information visit www.511mn.org.





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