Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

May 1, 2013

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Reminder: Hwy 100 in Brooklyn Center closing May 3


Bass Lake Road Bridge rehabilitation project began Monday, April 29


Roseville, MN – Hwy 100 motorists in Brooklyn Center will encounter a delay as a full closure of both directions of Hwy 100 and Bass Lake Road takes place at 10 p.m. Friday, May 3.


The full closure is needed as crews remove the deck of the Bass Lake Road Bridge that spans the freeway.
Hwy 100 motorists will bypass the closed segment by utilizing the Bass Lake Road ramps during the freeway closure.


Both directions of Hwy 100 will re-open by 5 a.m. Monday, May 6. 


The Bass Lake Road Bridge at Hwy 100 closed on Monday, April 29. The bridge will re-open by mid-August. The ramps from Hwy 100 to Bass Lake Road and from Bass Lake Road to Hwy 100 will remain open during construction. Bass Lake Road motorists are advised to follow the posted detours.


In addition to rehabilitating the Bass Lake Road Bridge, crews also will construct a wider pedestrian and a bicycle path on the south side of the bridge and install new guardrails and medians.


For more information on this project, or to sign up for e-mail updates on it, visit the project Web site: http://www.dot.state.mn.us/metro/projects/hwy100basslake.

For travel information anywhere in Minnesota visit www.511mn.org or dial 5-1-1. 

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