Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

I-35W Resurfacing

Minneapolis, St. Anthony, Roseville

Traffic impacts

I-35W between Roseville and Minneapolis project location map
I-35W between Minneapolis and Roseville project location map
Click map for larger PDF version.

Extra law enforcement will be on duty to protect workers and motorist. Fines double in work zones.   

All dates are subject to change due to weather, project readiness and/or unforeseen circumstances.


Lane closures

June 27 through Fri, Oct. 12; 6 p.m. to 5 a.m. weekly
  • I-35W in both directions will be reduced by one lane between 4th St. and Co. Rd. C

Ramp closures

12 a.m. Tue, Aug. 14 through 9 a.m. Thu, Aug. 23
  • SB Cleveland Ave. to EB Hwy 36 will be closed  
July 11 through Fri, Oct. 12; 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. Mon. through Fri.
  • The following ramps to/from NB I-35W will be closed (these ramps will not be closed consecutively)
    • 4th St. SE.
    • SE 11th St.
    • Johnson Street/New Brighton Blvd/Stinson Blvd
    • Industrial Blvd.


Road closures

9 p.m. Fri, Aug. 17 through 5 a.m. Mon, Aug. 20
  • SB I-35W will be closed between 4th St. and Co. Rd. C. Note: Ramps in the project area associated with the closure will begin closing at 8 p.m.  
    • Detour: I-694, Hwy 100 and I-94

    • Access notes:

      SB I-35W motorists will not have access to SB Hwy 280. However, motorists will be able to reach NB Highway 280 from I-94.

      Access to and from local roads and the interstate will remain open between I-694 in Arden Hills/New Brighton and Co. Rd. C in Roseville.

      WB Hwy 36 to NB I-35W will be open, but motorists will be unable to travel from WB Hwy 36 to SB Hwy 280. 
September 2018
  • Two additional weekend closures in Sept. to complete the I-35W/Hwy 36/Cleveland Ave. interchange  

Construction noise

Project work will be happening throughout the entire day in the project area. Nearby residences and businesses may experience some noise, including overnight, during this work. Crews will work to keep noise down, but there will be noise.

About this project

I-35W between 4th St. SE and Co Rd C will be resurfaced in Hennepin and Ramsey Counties.

Summary of work

  • Repave I-35W from 4th St. SE in Minneapolis to just south of County Rd. C in Roseville
  • Repave ramps and frontage roads in the project area
  • Replace signals at I-35W and Industrial Blvd and build sidewalks along Industrial Blvd under I-35W
  • Upgrade signal systems at New Brighton Blvd and Stinson Blvd to meet current ADA standards
  • Replace signal system at County Rd. B and Cleveland Ave.