Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 77 / 12th Avenue bridges at I-494

Bloomington, Richfield

Traffic impacts

Map of Hwy 77 bridges over I-494 project area
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Specific dates for the following closures will be posted when they are finalized. Dates are dependent on weather and project readiness.

Current

Road closures

  • Periodic overnight closures on I-494 near 12th Avenue through late May.

Lane closures

  • Off-peak lane closures on I-494 near 12th Avenue through late May.
  • Overnight lane closures on Hwy 77 at I-494

About this project

There will be overnight work and noise associated with the project.

Summary of work

  • Remove and replace the northbound Hwy 77/Cedar Avenue bridge deck over I-494
  • Reconstruct bridge approach panels on northbound Hwy 77 bridge
  • Repair both southbound Hwy 77 bridges over I-494
  • Resurface the 12th Avenue bridge deck over I-494 (work will begin in spring 2015)

Cost

  • $2.3 million