Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

May 12, 2014

Orange barrels on a highway

Hwy 101 full closure begins May 19

City of Chanhassen reconstructing Hwy 101

ROSEVILLE, Minn. – Motorists near Chanhassen will encounter a full closure and detour both directions of Hwy 101 at 6 a.m. Monday, May 19.

Both directions of Hwy 101 will close at Pioneer Trail as crews reconstruct the roadway. Hwy 101 will remain open north to Lyman Boulevard until approximately June 13.

Beginning June 16, Hwy 101 will close between Pioneer Trail and 96th Street.  There will be no access to Hwy 101 from Pioneer Trail north however; Hwy 101 will be open to the south of Pioneer trail.

Weather permitting all lanes will reopen by July 11.

Motorists are advised to follow the signed detour in order to bypass this closure.

For more information regarding this project see the City of Chanhassen website at http://www.ci.chanhassen.mn.us/index.aspx?nid=420

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