Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

July 31, 2013

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Closure extended for sewer work at intersection of
Hoyt Avenue at northbound Snelling Avenue in Falcon Heights


Roseville, Minn.— Sanitary sewer repairs at Hoyt Avenue and northbound Snelling Avenue in Falcon Heights will continue at least through early Tuesday morning, Aug. 6, due to unforeseen complications. During the sanitary sewer project, city of Falcon Heights maintenance crews will repair a manhole in the outside northbound lane of Snelling Avenue. Once their work is completed, MnDOT maintenance crews will resurface the road in the area and reopen the roadway Tuesday, Aug. 6.

Hoyt Avenue east of Snelling Avenue was closed at 9 a.m. this morning and will remain closed and detoured on Nebraska Avenue through Tuesday, Aug. 6. At the same time, the right lane near Hoyt Avenue and the right turn lane from northbound Snelling Avenue to Hoyt Avenue will be closed. And left turns will not be allowed from southbound Snelling Avenue.

For travel information anywhere in Minnesota visit www.511mn.org or dial 511.

NOTE: An Excel Energy project to replace natural gas pipelines along Hoyt Avenue also begins in early August.


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