Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Highway 5 Minneapolis – St. Paul International Airport

Minneapolis, St. Paul

We want your input

You may provide your comments on the effects this Hwy 5 resurfacing project will have on Fort Snelling State Park. The project will acquire 0.54 acres of drainage easement from Fort Snelling State Park for culverts outleting along the west side of Snelling Lake.

You may contact the project manager, Chad Casey, to obtain information on the impact and avoidance, minimization, mitigation or enhancement measures related to this project. Or at the Fort Snelling State Park Visitor Center, 101 Snelling Lake Rd., St. Paul, MN 55111.

For more details on this opportunity for comment view the Section 4(f) De Minimis Determination Notice of Intent Request. For more information on how to submit your comments, view the Public Notice. Comments must be submitted on or before August 29, 2018.

If you require any of these materials in an alternate format, contact us.

About this project

Hwy 5 Minneapolis - St. Paul International Airport project area location map

Hwy 5 Minneapolis - St. Paul International Airport project area location map.

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Summary of work

  • Resurface Hwy 5
  • Repair ramps to and from Hwy 62, Bloomington Rd. and the Minneapolis  – St. Paul International Airport entrance
  • Repair ramps to I-494

Traffic impacts


  • A significant portion of the work will affect traffic
  • Expect lane and road and ramp closures with detours as work is completed
    • Note: All businesses and residences will remain accessible throughout the project