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News Release
April 15, 2012




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


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Snelling Avenue lane closures begin April 16

Central Corridor Light Rail Transit (CCLRT) Project continues



ROSEVILLE, Minn. – Motorists in St. Paul will experience delays beginning Monday, April 16 as both directions of Snelling Avenue are reduced to a single lane between St. Anthony Avenue and Sherburne Avenue, north of Interstate 94.


The lane closures are necessary as CCLT crews prepare the intersection to lay tracks for the new light rail line.


All lanes are expected to reopen by May 13.


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