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News Release
May 11, 2012




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


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Northbound Hwy 169 closes Saturday morning
Closure scheduled to fix drainage


ROSEVILLE, Minn. – Motorists in the southern metro area may experience delays at 7 a.m. Saturday, May 12 as a road closure takes place on northbound Hwy 169 at Hwy 282 in Jordan.

The closure is needed as crews perform drainage repair beneath the roadway. Northbound Hwy 169 is expected to reopen late Saturday or early Sunday, May 13.

In addition, the intersections from Creek Lane and Syndicate Street to northbound Hwy 169 will close at 7 a.m. Saturday and reopen when northbound Hwy 169 reopens.

Northbound motorists are advised to follow the posted detour route: Hwy 282 to Hwy 21 through the city of Jordan and back to northbound 169.

The work scheduled is subject to fair weather and may be rescheduled in case of inclement weather.


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