Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

July 3, 2013

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Traffic switch on I-35E begins July 7

I-35E improvement project continues from Burnsville to Eagan

ROSEVILLE, Minn. — Motorists will encounter delays in both directions of Interstate 35E between Burnsville and Eagan as crews repair the roadway.

On July 7, crews will shift north and southbound traffic on I-35E between Cedar Avenue and the I-35/35W/35E Split.  Single lane, head to head traffic will remain on the northbound side of the roadway through July 22.

At the same day and time the southbound I-35E ramps at County Road 11 will close.  The ramps are expected to re-open on July 22.

Beginning Wednesday, July 10, both directions of the McAndrews Road Bridge spanning I-35E will close for 14 days as make repairs and add a railing to the bridge.

Motorists and pedestrians are encouraged to follow the signed detour.

All work is weather permitting and could change for inclement weather.

To sign up for the project’s Email Updates or for more information, visit the project’s website at www.dot.state.mn.us/metro/projects/i35eelkotoeagan/

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

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