Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

July 26, 2013

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Highway 3 to close in Inver Grove Heights beginning July 29


(Roseville, Minn.) – Motorists will encounter delays and a detour near Inver Grove Heights as Highway 3 (Robert Trail) closes between Ann Marie Trail and 80th Street beginning 6 a.m. Monday, July 29.

In addition the ramps at Highway 55 will also close.

Motorists are advised to follow the posted detour using Courthouse Blvd to access Hwy 55.

The roadway is scheduled to re-open by Aug 11.

The closure is needed as crews repair concrete on the roadway.

All work is weather dependent.

The project is part of a larger project to improve drainage, repair the roadway and update pedestrian crossings to meet modern accessibility standards.

To learn more about this project and sign up for e-mail updates visit:  http://www.dot.state.mn.us/metro/projects/hwy3invergrove/

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


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