Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

Sept. 18, 2013

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Overnight lane closures on Hwy 36 in Maplewood extended by three nights

ROSEVILLE, Minn. — Motorists on Highway 36 in Maplewood will encounter intermittent, overnight lane closures as crews finish working on the new Keller Lake Bridge.

Beginning at 8 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 18, crews will continue intermittent lane closures in both directions of Highway 36 between Highway 61 and Edgerton Avenue.

Originally scheduled to re-open on Sept. 18, the lanes are expected to re-open by 5 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 21, weather permitting.

Drivers should drive slowly through the nighttime work zone and watch for crews and equipment.

When the bridge is complete, motorists will experience a smoother, safer roadway with updated features and better accessibility. More information about the project is available a mndot.gov/metro/projects/hwy36maplewood/.

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

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