Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 5 Bridge

St. Paul, near Fort Snelling

Traffic impacts

Hwy 5 project map
Click map for larger PDF version.

Specific closure dates will be posted when they are finalized.


Lane Closures

April 10 through Nov. 2016
  • Both directions of Hwy 5 will be single lane with traffic traveling on the EB lanes of the Hwy 5 bridge

Ramp Closures

April 10 through Nov. 2016
  • The ramp from Mississippi River Blvd/Shepard Rd to WB Hwy 5 is closed

    NB Davern St.

  • The ramp from SB Edgcumbe Road to WB Hwy 5 is closed

    EB St. Paul Ave. and SB Davern St.

  • The ramp from WB Hwy 55 to EB Hwy 5 is closed

    ramp to WB Hwy 5, ramp to EB Hwy 55, ramp to EB Hwy 5. Detour map (PDF)

  • Ramps from WB Hwy 5 to EB and WB Hwy 55 is closed

    WB Hwy 5, SB Post Rd and EB Hwy 5


Between April - Nov. 2016

Dates TBD, will add details once finalized

  • Two weekend closures of Hwy 5 between Hwy 55 and Davern St.

    for EB Hwy 5 traffic: EB Hwy 55, EB Hwy 110, and NB I-35E.

    Detour for WB Hwy 5 traffic: SB I-35E, WB Hwy 110, and WB Hwy 55. Detour map (PDF)

About this project

Summary of work

  • Reconstruct Hwy 5 bridge deck
  • Repair Mississippi River Blvd/Shepard Rd and Edgcumbe Rd bridge decks
  • Replace bridge joints and approach panels
  • Repair pavement on Hwy 5 between the Mississippi River and Munster Ave.
  • Replace guardrails and medians
  • Improve drainage