Minnesota Department of Transportation

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News Release

July 23, 2013

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Ramp from East River Road to eastbound I-694 in Brooklyn Center closes Thursday


Roseville, Minn.—As concrete pavement repairs continue on the I-694 corridor, the ramp from East River Road to the eastbound interstate will close early Thursday morning, July 25. The closure is needed for safety during concrete pavement repair, drainage and bridge deck replacement project on I-694 between Hwy 100 in Brooklyn Center and I-35W in Arden Hills.

During the month-long closure, traffic should use alternate routes or follow the signed detour.

Long-term lane closures and ramp and loop closures continue on the project through early November. Traffic is restricted to two lanes of traffic daily from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. and is a single lane in each direction each night from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. the following morning.

For more information on the I-694 North Central WEST Project please visit http://www.dot.state.mn.us/metro/projects/694west/

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