Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

March 5, 2014

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Southbound Hwy 169 lane closure scheduled for March 5


Both southbound Hwy 169 lanes in the area to close overnight this weekend

ROSEVILE, Minn. – Motorists in Shakopee can expect the left lane and shoulder of southbound Hwy 169 between Marystown Road/County Road 15 and 130 Street West/Hwy 41 to close at 6 a.m. Wednesday, March 5.

The lane will reopen by 4 p.m. that day.

The lane closure is necessary as crews prepare for overnight bridge work this weekend.

The work this weekend will require closing both southbound lanes beginning at 10 p.m. Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. The lanes will reopen each morning at 5 a.m.

The weekend closure will occur at the same location as Wednesday night’s closure.

During the closure motorists will be detoured back to Hwy 169 using Marystown Road/County Road 15 and County Road 78.

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

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