Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info


Minneapolis, Brooklyn Center

Project complete

Hennepin Lyndale project location map
I-94 Minneapolis and Brooklyn Center project location map
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About this project

Summary of work

  • Repaired Whitney pedestrian bridge
  • Resurfaced nine miles of pavement on I-94 between Nicollet Ave. in Minneapolis and Shingle Creek Pkwy in Brooklyn Center
  • Repaired 50 bridges on or over I-94
  • Reconstructed WB I-94 bridge deck over Hwy 252 in Brooklyn Center
  • Repaired tile in (I-94) Lowry and Portland Ave. tunnels
  • Replaced guardrail
  • Improved drainage and concrete barrier in areas
  • Repaired all entrance and exit ramps


The Whitney pedestrian bridge opened the evening of Aug. 8. Here are some visuals of this new bridge: