Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

June 27, 2013

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Hwy 61 ramp closure in Maplewood starts June 30

Keller Lake Bridge replacement project continues

ROSEVILLE, Minn. – Motorists may experience delays when the southbound Highway 61 ramp to westbound Highway 36 in Maplewood closes at 9 p.m. Sunday, June 30.

The ramp closure is necessary as crews construct the westbound bridge.

Motorists are advised to follow the posted detour or to seek alternate routes.

The ramp will re-open by 6 a.m., Thursday, August 1, weather permitting.

The work is part of the larger Keller Lake Bridge replacement project. When the bridge is complete, motorists will experience a smoother, safer ride with updated features and better access for the traveling public. More information about the project is available at www.dot.state.mn.us/metro/projects/hwy36maplewood/.

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

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