Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

April 16, 2014

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Hwy 36 ramp closure scheduled in Pine Springs April 21

ROSEVILLE, Minn –Motorists will encounter a ramp closure and detour on northbound Interstate 694 in Pine Springs as the ramp to eastbound Hwy 36 closes at 9 a.m. Monday, April 21. 

Motorists are advised to follow the posted detour using westbound Hwy 36, eastbound I-694 and eastbound Hwy 36.

The ramp is expected to re-open by Monday, May 12, weather permitting.

The closure is necessary to allow crews to complete the work on the new interchange.

When completed in summer 2014, the $13.8 million Hwy 36/Hilton Trail interchange project will improve safety and traffic flow on Hwy 36, Hilton Trail, Highlands Trail and Demontreville Trail.

For more information about the project, visit mndot.gov/metro/projects/hwy36pinesprings/.

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



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