Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Metro Wide Noise Wall Repairs - 2018

Dakota and Hennepin Counties

Traffic impacts


The dates for future traffic impacts are tentative, and may change due to weather or other unforeseen circumstances.

October 2018 through spring 2019

  • Expect lane, ramp and shoulder closures as work is complete.

About this project

Summary of work

This is a metro wide project where MnDOT will be repairing noise walls along I-35W and Hwy 52 in specific locations in Dakota and Hennepin counties:

Work will include replacing wood planking, fixing posts, and vegetation removal along noise walls, as needed to complete repair work.


  • NB I-35W from 82nd St. exit ramp to 86th St.
  • NB I-35W from 86th St. to 90th St.
  • SB I-35W from 86th St. to 90th St. exit ramp
  • SB I-35W at 90th St. exit ramp
  • NB I-35W from 90th St. exit ramp to 94th St. entrance ramp
  • NB I-35W from 98th St. exit ramp to south of 102nd St.
  • SB I-35W from 90th St. entrance ramp to 106th St. exit ramp

Hwy 52

  • NB Hwy 52 between Concord St. and Belvidere St.
  • NB Hwy 52 between Winona St. and Annapolis St.
  • NB Hwy 52 at Thompson Ave. entrance ramp
  • NB Hwy 52 at Thompson Ave. entrance ramp (small section)
  • NB Hwy 52 at Wentworth Ave. exit ramp
  • NB Hwy 52 at Southview Blvd. exit ramp
  • NB Hwy 52 between 73rd St. and 75th St.