Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

I-35E Corridor Projects

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

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Sidewalk and trail closures

Closures

Currently

  • The sidewalk on the Larpenteur Avenue bridge is closed to pedestrians. Pedestrians will be detoured to Westminster Street, Wheelock Parkway and Jackson Street to cross I-35E. View detour map (PDF, 1.34 MB, 1 page)
  • The Gateway State Trail bridge spanning I-35E is permanently closed. Trail users can cross I-35E using the new route that the Gateway State Trail follows, which is on the new Arlington Avenue bridge.
  • The Gateway State Trail is closed between L’Orient Street and Cayuga Street. The closure is anticipated to remain in place through the duration of the project as crews work on excavation and reconstruction in the trail area. Detour: Use L’Orient Street, Maryland Avenue, Jackson Street and Cayuga Street. As an alternate option, the Trout Brook Regional Trail is also available for use between Rose Avenue and Jenks Avenue. View detour map (PDF, 709 KB, 1 page)
  • The Case Avenue/Mississippi Street intersection is closed and trail access is unavailable at this location. Trail access is currently available at Arlington Avenue.

Trail improvements

The I-35E/Cayuga Project will extend the Gateway Trail from Cayuga Street to University Avenue and add sidewalks and trails to Pennsylvania Avenue and Cayuga Street. See trail benefits map (PDF, 6.42 MB, 1 page).

Additional bicycle and pedestrian resources