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News Release
March 24, 2011




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


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Northbound I-35W lane closures scheduled for tonight


Roseville, Minn. — Motorists will experience delays on northbound I-35W beginning at 8:30 p.m. Thursday, March 24 as Mn/DOT crews continue to construct a temporary dike on the east side of the freeway between Cliff Road and Black Dog Road in Burnsville.


The roadway will be reduced to a single lane through 2:30 a.m. Friday, March 25.


In addition, the ramp to Black Dog Road from northbound I-35W will close at 8:30 p.m. March 24 and will remain closed until high water on the Minnesota River recedes.


Crews again will close the right lane of northbound I-35W at 10 a.m. Friday, March 25 in order to complete the dike and will be finished by 2 p.m. Friday, March 25.


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