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July 16, 2012



MnDOT Metro District
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Roseville, MN 55113


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Southbound I-494 closures occurs July 20-22

Resurfacing in Plymouth and Minnetonka continues


ROSEVILLE, Minn. — Motorists will experience delays and a detour on southbound Interstate 494 between Hennepin County Road 6 and I-394 in Plymouth and Minnetonka as the roadway closes at 10 p.m. Friday, July 20.


During the closure, motorists will be detoured to eastbound I-94/I-694, southbound Highway 169 and westbound I-394. The roadway will reopen by 5 a.m. Sunday, July 22.


The closure is needed as crews continue a resurfacing project in this area. The resurfacing will create a smoother ride for motorists and extend the lifespan of the roadway. The entire project is expected to be completed by early August.


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