Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

Aug. 14, 2013

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I-35W /Hwy 13 lane and ramp closures scheduled for Aug. 15


ROSEVILLE, Minn. – Motorists may encounter delays and a detour as a lane and ramps close at I-35W and Hwy 13 in Burnsville for bridge repair work.

Beginning at 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 15, the right lane of southbound I-35W will close at Hwy 13.

At the same day and time, the loop ramp from westbound Hwy 13 to southbound I-35W will close.

The southbound I-35W loop ramp to eastbound Hwy 13 and the right lane on the Hwy 13 bridge spanning I-35W remain closed.

The closures are necessary as crews repair damage to the bridge that was detected while crews were painting the bridge during routine maintenance.

All lanes and ramps are scheduled to re-open by 2 p.m. Friday, Aug. 16.

Motorists are advised to seek alternate routes.

For real-time travel information anywhere in Minnesota visit www.511mn.org or dial 5-1-1.


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