Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Highway 55 Safety Improvements

Minneapolis, Golden Valley, Plymouth, Medina, Hamel, Greenfield, Rockford

Traffic impacts

Hwy 55 safety improvements project location map
Hwy 55 safety improvements project location map.
Click map for larger PDF version
.

Current

Lane closures

12:01 a.m. Tue, Sept. 18 to 5 a.m. Tue, Sept. 25
  • The right lane of Hwy 55 is closed in both directions from Theodore Wirth Pkwy. to Schaper Rd.
Sept. 4 through fall 2018
  • Watch for short-term lane closures
    • No full lane closures will be in place or detours
    • Note: Access to businesses and residences will remain open throughout the project

Upcoming

Details on upcoming traffic impacts will be provided as they become available.

About this project

This project is to improve roadside safety on Hwy 55 from Rockford to Theodore Wirth Pkwy in Minneapolis.

Summary of work

  • Curb and gutter replacement
  • Guardrail replacement
  • Replace culverts
  • Remove trees near roadside