Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

June 1, 2016

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CORRECTION: St. Clair Avenue Bridge in St. Paul closing June 6 - July 29

ROSEVILLE, Minn. – The St. Clair Avenue bridge spanning Interstate 35E in St. Paul will close to traffic beginning at 5 a.m. Monday, June 6. 

The closure is needed while crews make repairs to the St. Clair Avenue bridge.

Repairs will include concrete repair, patching and resurfacing.

Nearby residences and businesses may experience some noise during nighttime construction work. 

During the closure, traffic will follow a signed detour as follows:

  • Westbound: I-35E north to Ramsey St/Grand Ave. exit and back south on I-35E to Victoria. North on Victoria St. to Pleasant to St. Clair Ave.
  • Eastbound: Lexington Ave. to West Jefferson Ave. to West 7th St.

For a full schedule of the I-35E bridge repair projects in St. Paul or to sign up for email project updates, visit www.dot.state.mn.us/metro/projects/i35ebridges/index.html
For real-time travel information anywhere in Minnesota, visit www.511mn.org or dial 5-1-1.

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