Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

I-35E Corridor Projects

Downtown St. Paul (I-94) to Little Canada (I-694)

I-35E MnPASS anticipated schedule

All dates are dependent on weather and project readiness.

2014 Construction

  • The Wheelock Avenue and Arlington Avenue bridges were closed from approximately early March to early May for reconstruction
  • The Larpenteur Avenue Bridge is closed until late July for reconstruction
  • I-35E is reduced to two lanes in each direction, and long-term closures of the following ramps are anticipated from approximately mid-June to mid-October:
    • The ramp from Maryland Avenue to northbound I-35E
    • The ramp from northbound I-35E to Roselawn Avenue
    • The ramp from Roselawn Avenue to northbound I-35E
    • The ramp from Roselawn Avenue to southbound I-35E
    • All ramps and loops at the I-35E/Hwy 36 interchange, except the ramp from southbound I-35E to westbound Hwy 36
    • The ramp from northbound I-35E to Little Canada Road
    • The ramp from Little Canada Road to southbound I-35E
  • Additional short-term, non-rush hour lane closures will occur on I-35E, Hwy 36 and local roadways in the project area as needed

2015 Construction

  • Three lanes on northbound I-35E will remain open, and southbound I-35E will be reduced to two lanes from approximately April to August. Long-term closures of the following ramps are anticipated during this timeframe:
    • The ramp from Maryland Avenue to northbound I-35E
    • The ramp from Roselawn Avenue to northbound I-35E
    • The ramp from southbound I-35E to Roselawn Avenue
    • The ramp from Roselawn Avenue to southbound I-35E
    • Most ramps and loops at the I-35E/Hwy 36 interchange, except the ramp fromĀ  northbound I-35E to eastbound Hwy 36, the ramp from southbound I-35E to westbound Hwy 36, and the loop from northbound I-35E to westbound Hwy 36
    • The ramp from Little Canada Road to southbound I-35E
  • Additional short-term, non-rush hour lane closures will occur on I-35E, Hwy 36 and local roadways in the project area as needed

Weekend Closures

  • Weekend full closures of I-35E are anticipated for work on the Wheelock Parkway, Arlington Avenue and Larpenteur Avenue Bridges
  • Weekend full closures of Hwy 36 are anticipated for work on the I-35E bridges spanning the roadway
  • Overnight/weekend full closures of County Road B and Roselawn Avenue are anticipated for work on the I-35E bridges spanning each roadway