Specific information on traffic impacts will be provided as more details become available.
I-35 will be restricted to a single lane of traffic in each direction
Access at Rush City will be maintained with a short-term closure to reconstruct ramps
About this project
A more than eight-mile section of I-35 between the city of Harris and the Chisago/Pine County line will undergo a concrete road resurfacing project. The work will include concrete pavement work, drainage updates and safety improvements. This section of I-35 was first paved in 1969. The road received pavement overlay treatments in 1987 and 2008.
Summary of work
Resurface concrete pavement
Remove and replace cable median barriers
Add rumble strips
Replace lighting at Rush City interchange
Preliminary Construction Schedule
Fall 2018: Construct temporary crossovers and emergency pulloffs March - June 2019: Construct SB lanes with all traffic on NB June 2019: SB Rush City ramps will close for 2-4 weeks July 2019 – October 2019: Construct NB lanes with all traffic on SB Sept. 2019 – NB Rush City ramps will close for 2-4 weeks Project Completion Date: Late October 2019