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
Click map for larger PDF version.

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.


Lane closures

  • There will be temporary, off-peak lane closures on the bridge.
  • Bus shoulders closed over the Minnesota River through mid-July.

June 5 through June 15

Full closures

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

    Use I-494 and I-35E. View detour map (PDF, 50 KB, 1 page)

June 19 through June 30

Full closures

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

    Use I-35E and I-494. View detour map (PDF, 50 KB, 1 page)


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


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