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News Release
May 9, 2012



MnDOT Metro District
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Roseville, MN 55113


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Short-term I-35E/Maryland Avenue ramp closure takes place May 10
Water main work beneath roadway continues


ROSEVILLE, Minn. – St. Paul motorists will experience delays as the ramp from northbound Interstate 35E to Maryland Avenue closes at 8 p.m. Thursday, May 10.


The closure is necessary as crews continue water main construction beneath Maryland Avenue and the ramp.


In order to access Maryland Avenue during the ramp closure, motorists are advised to continue north to the Wheelock/Larpenteur exit and use it to access southbound Interstate 35E and Maryland Avenue.


The ramp will reopen to traffic by 6 a.m. Friday, May 11.


This work is in preparation for the Maryland Avenue Bridge replacement project, which begins in mid-May.


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