Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

June 28, 2013

Orange barrels on a highway

Nightly I-494 lane closures in Bloomington continue


Construction crews will not be working over the July 4th Holiday

Roseville, Minn. – During the evenings next week motorists may experience delays on both directions of I-494 between France Avenue and Interstate 35W as crews continue working in the center median of the freeway.

Beginning at 7 p.m. Sunday, June 30, and Monday, July 1, both directions of I-494 between France and Penn Avenues will be reduced to two lanes.

At 10 p.m. Monday, July 1, westbound I-494 between I-35W and Xerxes Avenue will be reduced to a single lane.

At 7 p.m. Tuesday July 2, both directions of I-494 between France and Penn Avenues will be reduced to two lanes.

At 7 p.m. Wednesday, July 3, both directions of I-494 between France Avenue and I-35W will be reduced to two lanes. At 10 p.m. the roadway will be reduced to a single lane.

All lanes will re-open by 6 a.m. daily through Thursday, July 4. 

For more information, or to sign up for e-mail project updates, visit the project I-494 Web site at http://www.dot.state.mn.us/metro/projects/i494richfield.
For real-time travel information anywhere in Minnesota, visit www.511.org or dial 5-1-1.

###

Pay Attention Slow Down in Workzones