MnDOT Metro District
Office of Communications
1500 County Rd B2 West
Roseville, MN 55113
Closures scheduled near I-35E Corridor April 10, 11
Local streets to close as I-35E/Cayuga improvement project begins
(Roseville, Minn.) – Motorists will encounter delays as closures begin to take place on surface streets along the I-35E corridor on St. Paul’s East Side.
The following streets will close:
- Mississippi Street between York Avenue and Jenks Avenue will close at 6 a.m. April 10 and reopen in late October.
- Mississippi Street between Jenks Avenue and Jessamine Avenue will close at 6 a.m April 11 and reopen in late October.
- Mississippi Street traffic will be redirected to Terrace Court
These closures are necessary as crews conduct utility work beneath the streets.
This work is part of the larger I-35 Cayuga improvement project, which aims to reconstruct I-35E between University Avenue and Maryland Avenue, including replacement of the Cayuga Bridge, the Pennsylvania Avenue Bridge and the railroad and the railroad bridges along I-35E. Read more about the Cayuga project by visiting http://www.dot.state.mn.us/metro/projects/35estpaul/cayuga.html
Motorists are advised to plan alternate routes, allow extra time for travel and check www.511mn.org for real-time traffic information prior to travel.