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Hwy 47, Hwy 65 Signal and Accessibility Improvements

Minneapolis

Traffic Impacts

Hwy 47, Hwy 65 project map
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Current

Note: While construction work is completed at some intersections, it could take two to three weeks to get signals installed. The four way stops will continue until the new signals are in place.

Wed, June 21 through Wed, July 12

  • Access to and from Central Ave. at 19th Ave is closed

Mon, June 12 through Mon, June 26

  • Access to and from the west side of 13th Ave. from Hwy 47/University Ave. is closed

Upcoming

Wed, July 5 through Wed, July 19

  • Access to and from the east side of 13th Ave from Hwy 47/Uniersity Ave. will be closed

 

About the 2017 signal and sidewalk ramp improvements

Summary of work

  • Reconstruct the signal systems and sidewalk ramps to comply with ADA requirements at nine intersections on Hwy 47/University Ave. and Hwy 65/Central Ave.

  • The nine intersections that will receive improvements include:
    • Hwy 47 at NE 20th Ave.
    • Hwy 47 at NE 17th Ave.
    • Hwy 47 at NE 13th Ave.
    • Hwy 65 at S 1st St.
    • Hwy 65 at S 2nd St
    • Hwy 65 at NE 27th Ave.
    • Hwy 65 at NE 22nd Ave.
    • Hwy 65 at NE 19th Ave.
    • Hwy 65 at NE 14th Ave.

2016 project work - complete

  • Completed: August through November 2016
Hwy 47, Hwy 65 2016 project work map
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About this project

Summary of work

  • Reconstructed the signal systems and sidewalk ramps to comply with ADA requirements at six intersections on Hwy 47/University Ave. and Hwy 65/Central Ave.

  • The six intersections that received improvements included:
    • Hwy 47/University Ave. and 3rd Ave NE
    • Hwy 47/University Ave. and 5th Ave NE
    • Hwy 47/University Ave. and 8th Ave NE
    • Hwy 65/Central Ave. and 24th Ave NE
    • Hwy 65/Central Ave. and 29th Ave NE
    • Hwy 65/Central Ave. and 35th Ave NE