Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Highway 47 and Highway 169


Traffic impacts

Hwy 47/169 Anoka and Ramsey project map
Hwy 47/169 in Anoka project location map.
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Information about upcoming traffic impacts will be posted as details become available. Motorists can expect shoulder and lane closures, ramp closures, and traffic shifts on Hwy 47 and Hwy 169. All traffic impacts are tentative and weather dependent.

About this project

Beginning in 2021, Hwy 169 will be resurfaced from the north end of the Mississippi River bridge to Clay St. in Anoka. Hwy 47 will be resurfaced from Pleasant St. to just south of Industry Ave./Bunker Lake Blvd. in Anoka. The project also includes new curb and gutter, improved drainage and Americans with Disability Act improvements, including Audible Pedestrian Signals (APS) at various pedestrian/bicycle crossings along the highways.

Summary of work

  • Resurface Hwy 169 and Hwy 47 in Anoka
  • Upgrade drainage/storm sewers
  • Upgrade pedestrian sidewalks and approaches to Americans with Disability Act (ADA) standards