Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Highway 3

Inver Grove Heights

Traffic impacts

Hwy 3 in Farmington project location map
Hwy 3 in Inver Grove Heights project location map.
Click map for larger PDF version


Road closures

July 30 through mid-November
  • Hwy 3 is closed between Co. Rd. 26 and 60th St.
  • The intersection Hwy 3 and 65th St. is closed.
  • Note: These closures are related to the city of Inver Grove Heights project work. Visit the City of Inver Grove Heights project page for more details: http://www.ci.inver-grove-heights.mn.us/809/65th-Street-Hwy-3.
May 13 through fall 2018
  • Hwy 3 is closed between Hwy 149 and Hwy 55
    • Detour: I-494 and Hwy 149 (PDF)
    • Accessing/leaving the following neighborhoods:
      • Arkansas Path (from the south)
        • Use Hwy 149 (Jefferson Trail) or NB Hwy 3
      • Robert Ct. S. and Alaureate Trail Ct.
        • From the north use Hwy 71 (Rich Valley Blvd) to SB Hwy 3
        • From the south use NB Hwy 3
      • Albano Trail, Albright Ct, and Aladin Trail
        • Use Hwy 149 (Jefferson Trail) or Hwy 71 (Rich Valley Blvd)
      • Residential driveways between Hwy 149 and Hwy 71
        • Use NB or SB Hwy 3

Note: Work will be done in stages. All businesses and residences will remain accessible throughout the project. The access for Ann Marie Tr. and 90th St. is from the North on Hwy 3. Access for 93rd St. is still from Co. Rd. 71. Hwy 3 is open for local access only from north and south after 7 p.m.

Intersection closures

12:01 a.m. Fri, Aug. 10 through late September
  • The intersection of Hwy 3 and Rich Valley Rd/Co. Rd. 71 will be closed


Details on upcoming project work will be provided as they become available.

About this project

Summary of work

Project staging

This project will occur in four stages:

  • Complete: Stage 1: May 13 to June 28
  • Stage 2 (June 29 to Mon, Aug. 6): Hwy 3 is closed south of Rich Valley Blvd. to Hwy 149
  • Stage 3: Mon, Aug. 6 to mid-September
  • Stage 4: 15 days under traffic

View staging map (PDF)

Note: All dates are weather dependent and subject to change.