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Sept. 14, 2012



MnDOT Metro District
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Old Hwy 10 closes next week for construction of new eastbound I-694 Bridge in Arden Hills
Closure needed as crews place bridge beams above roadway


ROSEVILLE, Minn. – Old Hwy 10 in Arden Hills will close overnight beneath I-694 next week as crews place beams for the new eastbound Interstate 694 bridge above it. The road will be closed at 8 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 18 and will reopen to traffic by 5 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 19.

During the same time, eastbound I-694 will be restricted to a single lane at Old Hwy 10 during the work.

Motorists should follow the signed detour on Old Hwy 10 to reach their destinations.  There will be access to local roads on each side of the closure.

Once the new beams are in place, crews will begin to construct the new bridge deck.

For project information, visit or call the project hotline at 1-877-206-0060 or send an e-mail to

Statewide traffic, construction and travel information is available at, or call 5-1-1.








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