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News Release
January 11, 2012




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


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I-35E reduced to single lane overnight Jan. 17-18
Brief lane closures also scheduled


(Roseville, Minn.) – Motorists traveling both directions of I-35E in Lilydale and Mendota may encounter delays as the road is reduced to a single lane and briefly closed near Hwy 13 after 11:50 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 17.

Both directions of I-35E will be reduced to a single lane at Hwy 13 beginning at 11:50 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 17 as crews prepare to install overhead cable across I-35E.

From 12:05 a.m. to 12:20 a.m. Wednesday, Jan 18, each direction of I-35E will be closed for up to 15 minutes as crews complete rigging the overhead cable.

All lanes will be open by 1 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 18.

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