Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 77 Minnesota River Crossing

Bloomington, Eagan

Traffic impacts

Map of Hwy 77 Mn River Bridge project area
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Road closures

A significant portion of this work will affect traffic and is likely to result in congestion.

The Hwy 77 bridge work over the Minnesota River will have an impact on transit service routes.  For the most up-to-date bus service schedule changes visit www.mvta.com.

June 5 through June 15

Southbound Hwy 77 closes between Old Shakopee Road and Hwy 13 for two weeks.

Use I-494 and I-35E.

June 19 thorugh June 30

Northbound Hwy 77 will be closed between Hwy 13 and Old Shakopee Road closes for two weeks.

Use I-35E and I-494.

Lane and ramp closures

Beginning in May there will be temporary, off-peak lane closures on the bridge.

Pedestrian/bicyclist closures

  • Trail bridge closed throughout the project.
  • Long Meadow trail will have temporary closures.

About this project

Summary of work

  • Replace bridge joints and guardrail
  • Paint bridges and walkway


  • $3.5 million Connect with us through Twitter Connect with us through YouTube Connect with us through Facebook