Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

June 17, 2013

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Portland Avenue Bridge spanning I-35E lane shift begins June 18

Bridge construction is part of I-35E improvement project

Roseville, Minn. – Motorists traveling both directions of the Portland Avenue Bridge spanning I-35E in Burnsville will encounter delays beginning at 5 a.m. Tuesday, June 18.

At that time, both directions of the Portland Avenue Bridge will be shifted to the northbound lanes (southbound will be using part of the turn lanes).  Once crews complete work on the southbound lanes traffic will shift to the northbound side of the bridge.

Lanes are schedule to re-open by July 2.

All work is weather permitting and could change for inclement weather.

To sign up for the project’s Email Updates or for more information, visit the project’s website at http://www.dot.state.mn.us/metro/projects/i35eelkotoeagan/

For real-time travel information anywhere in Minnesota visit www.511mn.org.


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