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.

Current

Road Closures

10 p.m. Fri, Aug. 26 through 5 a.m. Mon, Aug. 29
  • Hwy 5 between Hwy 55 and Davern St. will be closed. All Hwy 5 ramps in the project area will close at 9 p.m.


    Detour: Hwy 55, Hwy 110 and I-35E. Detour map (PDF)

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


    Detour:
    NB Davern St.

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


    Detour:
    EB St. Paul Ave. and SB Davern St.

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


    Detour:
    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


    Detour:
    WB Hwy 5, SB Post Rd and EB Hwy 5

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