Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

July 3, 2018

Road preservation project begins Thursday, July 5 on Hwy 610 in Brooklyn Park, Coon Rapids

ROSEVILLE, Minn. — Pavement preservation work is scheduled to begin Thursday, July 5 on two sections of Hwy 610 in the cities of Brooklyn Park and Coon Rapids. Workers will begin resurfacing Hwy 610 between the Mississippi River bridge and Hwy 252 at 7 p.m. Thursday evening. Crews will work overnight from 7 p.m. Thursday, July 5 to 7 a.m. Friday, July 6. Work on this section will be completed overnight from 7 p.m. Friday, July 6 to 9 a.m. Saturday, July 7.

Resurfacing on the second section of Hwy 610 between Coon Rapids Boulevard and the Hwy 10 pedestrian bridge begins at 7 p.m. Monday, July 9. Work will be done overnights from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. the following morning through Friday, July 13.

Motorists will encounter periodic lane closures and short-term full closures of the Hwy each night. During the full closures, drivers should follow an alternate route to bypass the construction.

A thin coating of asphalt is applied to the pavement surface as a protective coating to extend the life of the asphalt pavement. Work is scheduled overnight to minimize traffic impacts. However nearby residents and businesses may experience noise from trucks and sweepers during the project.

For updated road condition information, call 511 or visit www.511mn.org.