Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

Oct. 6, 2016

Orange barrels on a highway

Westbound I-94 lane closures planned this weekend at new Highway 610 crossing in Maple Grove

Closures needed for work on new eastbound Highway 610 bridge crossing interstate

Roseville, Minn. – Motorists traveling westbound on Interstate 94 in the northwest Twin Cities this weekend may encounter congestion and delays during work on the new eastbound Hwy 610 bridge crossing I-94 in Maple Grove. Work on the bridge will require lane closures on the westbound interstate between 95th Avenue and Hwy 101 throughout the weekend.

Lane restrictions will begin with a single westbound lane closure (two lanes remain open) at 7 p.m. tomorrow. The westbound interstate will then be restricted to a single lane beginning at 10 p.m. The westbound interstate will remain a single lane until 5 a.m. Monday, Oct. 10. Eastbound I-94 will not be restricted.

Motorists are encouraged to drive carefully past the construction crews and watch for equipment and workers moving in and out of the construction zone.

For Highway 610 project information, visit www.mndot.gov/metro/projects/610west/. Additional information on transportation projects and construction updates are available on MnDOT’s Facebook page and on Twitter.

Real-time travel information anywhere in Minnesota is available at www.511mn.org.

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