Minnesota Department of Transportation

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Highway 252 Study

Brooklyn Park

About this study

MnDOT, Hennepin County and the cities of Brooklyn Center and Brooklyn Park will develop concepts to convert Hwy 252 between 66th Ave N in Brooklyn Center and Hwy 610 in Brooklyn Park into a freeway.

Summary of work

  • Study traffic flows and the crash history in the area
  • Estimate future traffic flows and options to improve safety and circulation
  • Develop options for interchanges, overpasses or closures to replace signalized intersections
  • Develop conceptual designs and recommend one option for further study
  • Seek feedback from residents, business owners and commuters
  • Identify how to fund the improvements