Minnesota Department of Transportation

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Projects on Minnesota highways, updated Feb. 16, 2017

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District Offices MnDOT District 7 - Mankato/Windom Metro District - St Paul/Minneapolis MnDOT District 8 - Marshall/Wilmar/Hutchinson MnDOT District 1 - Duluth/Virginia MnDOT District 4 - Detroit Lakes/Morris MnDOT District 2 - Bemidji/Crookston MnDOT District 3 - Baxter/St Cloud MnDOT District 6 - Rochester/Owatonna

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Hwys 1–9

Hwy 1

Hwy 1/169 Eagles Nest Lake Reconstruction

Description: Make safety improvements to Hwy 169 from Six Mile Lake Road to Bradach Road

Construction dates: Winter (January - March) 2017 to Summer 2018

Traffic impacts: Lane closures

More information: mndot.gov/d1/projects/Hwy169eagles/

Hwy 1—Kawishiwi River to Isabella

Description: Resurface pavement, replace culverts

Construction dates: Spring through fall 2017
Traffic impacts: Temporary lane closures

More information: mndot.gov/d1/projects/hwy1isabella/

Hwy 2

Hwy 2—Kennedy Bridge, East Grand Forks

Description: Replace bridge deck

Construction dates: Spring 2017 through fall 2018

Traffic impacts: Lane closures, detours

More information: mndot.gov/d2/projects/kennedybridge/

Hwy 3

Hwy 3 near Castle Rock Township

Description: Reconstruct Hwy 3 at the intersection of Co. Rd. 86/280th Street

Construction dates: April through June 2017

Traffic impacts: Road closure, detour

More information: mndot.gov/metro/projects/hwy3castlerock

Hwy 4

Hwy 4—St. James

Description: Reconstruct 1.6 miles of roadway, upgrade city utility infrastructure, enhance pedestrian accommodations

Construction dates: 2017-2018
Traffic impacts: No current traffic impacts

More information: mndot.gov/d7/projects/hwy4stjames/

Hwy 4—Cosmos

Description: Replace bridges and culverts

Construction dates: Spring-fall 2017

Traffic impacts: Detour

More information: mndot.gov/d8/projects/hwy4cosmos/

Hwy 5

Hwy 5 Payne Ave in St. Paul

Description: Reconstruct intersection

Construction dates: July 2016 - January 2017

Traffic impacts: Off-peak lane closures

Hwy 7

Hwy 7 and Hwy 71 Roundabout -- Blomkest

Description: MnDOT is proposing to construct a roundabout at the intersection of Hwy 71 and Hwy 7 near the city of Blomkest.

Construction dates: Summer 2017

Traffic impacts: Detour

More information: mndot.gov/d8/projects/hwy7hwy71roundabout/

Hwy 7 from Clara City to Blomkest

Description: Resurface highway

Construction dates: Spring-fall 2017

Traffic impacts: Detour

More information: mndot.gov/d8/projects/hwy7/

Hwys 10–19

Hwy 10

Hwy 10—Elk River

Description: Reconstruct the Hwy 10 bridge over Lake Orono, install a pedestrian trail connection from Orono Park to the new bridge, and resurface Hwy 10 from Joplin St to Xenia Ave in Elk River in Sherburne County.
Construction dates: Spring 2017 - fall 2018
Traffic impacts: Lane closures
More information: www.mndot.gov/d3/h10orono/

Hwy 13

Hwy 13 in Savage and Burnsville

Description: Resurface road and extend turn lanes

Construction dates: Summer through fall 2017

Traffic impacts: Off-peak lane closures and delays

More information: mndot.gov/metro/projects/hwy13/

Hwy 14

Hwy 14 and I-35 near Owatonna in Steele County

Description: Replace 10 bridges and reconstruct short segment of Hwy 14

Construction dates: April 2017-Fall 2018
Traffic impacts: Lane closures

More information: mndot.gov/d6/projects/steelecty-bridge/

Hwy 14—New Ulm to N. Mankato

Description: Replace New Ulm Minnesota River Bridge and Front Street Bridge, build interchange at Hwy 14/15/CR 21

Construction dates: Fall 2017 - fall 2019. In the meantime, MnDOT has taken steps to address the safety issues.

Traffic impacts: Lane closures

More information: mndot.gov/d7/projects/14newulmtonmankato/

Hwy 15

Hwy 15 in Fairmont

Description: Resurfacing, traffic signal improvements, pedestrian and accessibility improvements

Construction dates: Summer 2017

Traffic impacts: Lane closures, brief in-town detour

More information: mndot.gov/d7/projects/hwy15fairmont/

Hwy 22

Hwy 22—Mapleton to Blue Earth County Road 15

Description: Reconstruct or mill-and-overlay deteriorating pavement segments. Replace Big Cobb River Bridge at Beauford

Construction dates: Spring 2017 - fall 2018

Traffic impacts: Detour

More information: mndot.gov/d7/projects/hwy22mapleton/

Hwy 22 Litchfield

Description: Resurfacing the road, replacing two culverts and constructing turn lanes

Construction dates: Spring-fall 2017

Traffic impacts: Detour

More information: mndot.gov/d8/projects/hwy22litchfield

Hwys 20–29

Hwy 23

Hwy 23 from Becks Rd to the Jct of I-35 in Duluth

Description: Reconstruct 1.67 miles of Hwy 23, new bridge at Knowlton Creek, new traffic signals, improve accessibility, drainage

Construction dates: May 2016 to spring 2017

Traffic impacts: Lane closures

More information: mndot.gov/d1/projects/Hwy23grand/

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Hwy 23/Kandiyohi County Rd 5 near Willmar

Description: Construct bridge overpass of Hwy 23

Construction dates: Summer 2016–summer 2017
Traffic impacts: Delays, closures

More information: mndot.gov/d8/projects/hwy23kandi5/

Hwy 23, on Hwy 23 at the St. Louis River

Description: Resurfacing and bridge work

Construction Dates: This project will be completed in spring 2017

Traffic Impacts: None

More Information: mndot.gov/d1/projects/hwy23-carlton-pine-st-louis-county/

Hwy 24

Hwy 24 in Clearwater

Description: Replace the Mississippi River bridge

Construction dates: Aug. 15, 2015–June 2018

Traffic impacts: Minimal. Existing bridge will remain open while new one is constructed.

More information: mndot.gov/d3/hwy24/

Hwy 25

Hwy 25 at 7th St in Monticello

Description: The city of Monticello to add turn lanes at the intersection of Hwy 25 and 7th St

Construction dates: Spring 2017

Traffic impacts: Lane closures

More information: City of Monticello

Hwy 27

Hwys 27, 73 and 289–Moose Lake Area

Description: Roundabout. Resurface, add turn lanes, accessibility improvements

Construction dates: Spring 2017

Traffic impacts: Lane closures

More information: mndot.gov/d1/projects/Moose-Lake-Area-Project/

Hwy 29

Hwy 29 – Montevideo

Description: Replace bridge over TC & W railroad

Construction dates: Summer 2017

Traffic impacts: Detour

More information: mndot.gov/d8/projects/hwy29montevideo/

Hwys 30-39

Hwy 30

Hwy 30 Lake Wilson to Slayton

Description: Resurfacing and pedestrian improvements to meet ADA standards

Construction dates: Summer 2017

Traffic impacts: Lane closures

More information: mndot.gov/d8/projects/hwy30lakewilsontoslayton/

I-35

I-35 and Hwy 14 near Owatonna in Steele County

Description: Replace 10 bridges and reconstruct short segment of Hwy 14

Construction dates: April 2017-Fall 2018
Traffic impacts: Lane closures

More information: mndot.gov/d6/projects/steelecty-bridge/

I-35W/I-35E and I-35 from Lino Lakes to Forest Lake

Description: Project includes resurfacing the road and replacing bridges

Construction dates: July 2017 - 2019

Traffic impacts: Lane closures

More information: mndot.gov/metro/projects/35linolakes

I-35 Willow River

Description: Resurfacing and drainage work

Construction dates: May - September 2017

Traffic impacts: Ramp closures at Willow River (CSAH 43) and Sturgeon Lake (CSAH 46)

More information: mndot.gov/d1/projects/i35willowriver

I-35E

I-35E University Ave to Maryland Ave in Saint Paul

Description: Replace existing partial interchange at Pennsylvania Ave with full interchange at Cayuga St, construct frontage road, replace bridges and connect Gateway Trail to Saint Paul trail systems

Construction dates: April 2013-Spring 2017

Traffic impacts: Lane and ramp closures, local road closures, and detours

More information: mndot.gov/metro/projects/35estpaul

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I-35E bridge at Shepard Rd in St. Paul

Description: Repair and resurface bridge

Construction dates: Mid-May through October 2017

Traffic impacts: Delays, closures

More information: mndot.gov/metro/projects/i35ebridges

I-35E, Hwy 96, and Goose Lake Road between Little Canada and Lino Lakes

Description: Resurface road, work on area bridges and construct pedestrian trail and MnPASS Lanes

Construction dates: Summer 2015 through spring 2017

Traffic impacts: Weekend road closures, detours, lane and ramp closures

More information: mndot.gov/metro/projects/i35vadnaisheights

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I-35W

I-35W/Lake Street in Minneapolis

Description: Improve transit and regional access, reconstruct bridges and pavement
Construction dates: Summer 2017 through fall 2021
Traffic impacts: Lane and ramp closures
More information:
mndot.gov/metro/projects/i35wminneapolis/

I-35W/I-94 drainage tunnels in Minneapolis

Description: Repair drain tunnels, construct new tunnel access shaft

Construction dates: Fall 2014-Winter 2016/2017
Traffic impacts: Delays, lane closures at staging area

More information: mndot.gov/metro/projects/stevensavenuempls

I-35W at County Rd 42 in Burnsville

Description: Extend left turn lane, replace bridge joints, resurface bridge

Construction dates: April-June 2017

Traffic impacts: Lane closures
More information: https://www.co.dakota.mn.us/Transportation/PlannedConstruction/CR42-I35WBurnsville/Pages/default.aspx

Hwy 36

Hwy 36 Stillwater Lift Bridge

Description: Convert Stillwater Lift Bridge to a pedestrian bridge. Vehicle traffic will be moved to the St. Croix Crossing
Construction dates: Summer/fall 2017 to fall 2018
Traffic impacts: Closures, detours
More information: mndot.gov/metro/projects/liftbridge/

Hwy 36 to Como Ave. along Hwy 51/Snelling Ave.

Description: Concrete repair work, adding turn lanes and safety improvements
Construction dates: April through early-October 2017
Traffic impacts: Lane and ramp closures
More information: mndot.gov/metro/projects/hwy51snellingandhwy36

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Hwy 36, 95 St. Croix River Crossing

Description: Reconstruct road, frontage roads and intersections, including interchange at Hwy 95, construct foundations in river for the new bridge, construct St. Croix Crossing Bridge and on and off ramps, install state entry signs, overweight enforcement pull off pad, weigh in motion system and landscaping.

Construction dates: May 2014-fall 2017

Traffic impacts: Lane closures, shoulder closures, river channel restrictions, noise impacts

More information: mndot.gov/stcroixcrossing/

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Hwys 40-59

Hwy 43

Hwy 43 in Winona

Description: Repair current bridge and construct new bridge across Mississippi River

Construction dates: July 2014-fall 2019

Traffic impacts: Minimal — short-term local road detour

More information: mndot.gov/winonabridge/

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Hwy 50

Hwy 50 between Hwy 3 in Farmington and Hwy 52 in Hampton

Description: Resurfacing, renew signing, upgrade ADA crossings, modify intersections and add right turn lanes

Construction dates: June-fall 2017

Traffic impacts: Lane closures, detour

More information: mndot.gov/metro/projects/hwy50farmington/

Hwy 51

Hwy 51/Snelling Ave. from Como Ave. to Hwy 36

Description: Concrete repair work, adding turn lanes and safety improvements

Construction dates: April through early-October 2017

Traffic impacts: Lane and ramp closures

More information: mndot.gov/metro/projects/hwy51snellingandhwy36

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Hwy 52

Hwy 52 Coates to Cannon Falls

Description: Install Reduced Conflict Intersections

Construction dates: Summer-fall 2017

Traffic impacts: Lane closures

More information: mndot.gov/metro/projects/hwy52coates/

Hwy 53

Hwy 53 between Eveleth and Virginia in St. Louis County

Description: Relocate this highway.

Construction dates: Fall 2015 - fall 2017
Traffic impacts: Minimal

More information: mndot.gov/d1/projects/hwy53relocation

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Hwy 58

Hwy 58/Hwy 52 interchange in Zumbrota

Description: Bridge replacement and roadway approach improvement

Construction dates: Summer 2017 - summer 2018

Traffic impacts: Lane closures

More information: mndot.gov/d6/projects/hwy58-bridge

Hwy 59

Hwy 59 roundabout south of Detroit Lakes

Description: Construct a roundabout at Hwy 59 and Becker County Rd 22

Construction dates: Spring/summer 2017

Traffic impacts: Lane closures

More information: mndot.gov/d4/projects/hwy59roundabout

Hwy 60

Hwy 60 Windom to Mountain Lake

Description: Complete four-lane expansion of Hwy 60 from Windom to St. James

Construction dates: Spring 2017-2018

Traffic impacts: Lane closures

More information: mndot.gov/d7/projects/hwy60stjames

Hwys 60-79

Hwy 71

Hwy 71 and Hwy 7 Roundabout -- Blomkest

Description: MnDOT is proposing to construct a roundabout at the intersection of Hwy 71 and Hwy 7 near the city of Blomkest.

Construction dates: Summer 2017

Traffic impacts: Detour

More information: mndot.gov/d8/projects/hwy7hwy71roundabout/

Hwy 73

Hwys 27, 73 and 289–Moose Lake Area

Description: Roundabout. Resurface, add turn lanes, accessibility improvements

Construction dates: Spring 2017

Traffic impacts: Lane closures

More information: mndot.gov/d1/projects/Moose-Lake-Area-Project/

Hwy 77

Hwy 77 at Hwy 13 to Diffley Rd in Eagan

Description: Construct Cedar Grove Transit Station (Red Line BRT) in the median and skyway over Hwy 77 to Park and Ride at Nicols Rd

Construction dates: May 2016 - June 2017

Traffic impacts: Lane, shoulder and ramp closures with detours
More information: http://metrocouncil.org/cedargrovestationimprovements

Contact: Claudius Toussaint (Metro Transit)

Hwys 80-99

I-90

I-90 Corridor Preservation

Description: Pavement restoration and bridge rehab

Construction dates: 2014-2018

More information: mndot.gov/d7/projects/I90preserve/

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I-94 in Twin Cities Metro

I-94 – Minneapolis to Brooklyn Center

Description: Resurface road, repair bridges on or over I-94, reconstruct westbound I-94 bridge deck over Hwy 252, and repair Lowry and Portland Avenue tunnels.

Construction dates: Spring 2017 through summer 2018

Traffic impacts: Closures

More Information: mndot.gov/metro/projects/i94brooklyncntr

I-94, I-35W drainage tunnels in Minneapolis

Description: Repair drain tunnels, construct new tunnel access shaft

Construction dates: Fall 2014-Winter 2016/2017
Traffic impacts: Delays, lane closures at staging area

More information: mndot.gov/metro/projects/stevensavenuempls

I-94 – St. Paul to Maplewood

Description: Resurface road, construct auxiliary lane and emergency pull-offs, build noisewall and replace part of an existing noisewall, repair bridges.

Construction dates: Spring 2016 - Fall 2017

Traffic impacts: Lane closures, delays

More information: mndot.gov/metro/projects/i94stpaul

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Hwy 95

Hwy 95, 36 St. Croix River Crossing

Description: Reconstruct road, frontage roads and intersections, including interchange at Hwy 95, construct foundations in river for the new bridge, construct St. Croix Crossing Bridge and on and off ramps, install state entry signs, overweight enforcement pull off pad, weigh in motion system and landscaping.

Construction dates: May 2014-2017

Traffic impacts: Lane closures, shoulder closures, river channel restrictions, noise impacts

More information: mndot.gov/stcroixcrossing/

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Hwy 95/Manning Avenue Safety Improvement projects in Washington Co

Description: Widening shoulders, resurface road, add turn lanes and update drainage.

Construction dates: Spring 2017 through late-fall 2019

Traffic impacts: Closures, detour

More information: mndot.gov/metro/projects/hwy95safetyimprovements

Hwy 96

Hwy 96, I-35E and Goose Lake Road between Little Canada and Lino Lakes

Description: Resurface road, work on area bridges and construct pedestrian trail and MnPASS Lanes

Construction dates: Summer 2015 through fall 2016

Traffic impacts: Weekend road closures, detours, lane and ramp closures

More information: mndot.gov/metro/projects/i35vadnaisheights

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Hwy 97

Hwy 97/11th Street - Forest Lake

Description: Convert an eastbound bypass lane on Hwy 97 into a dedicated left turn lane

Construction dates: Summer-fall 2017
Traffic impacts: Lane closures

More information: mndot.gov/metro/projects/hwy97forestlake/

Hwy 99

Hwy 99 over Minnesota River at Saint Peter

Description: Preserve historic bridge

Construction dates: Summer 2017

Traffic impacts: Detour

More information: mndot.gov/d7/projects/hwy99stpeter/

Hwys 100-199

Hwy 110

Hwy 110 in Inver Grove Heights, Mendota Heights, Sunfish Lake, West St. Paul

Description: Modify access to Dakota Drive, upgrade signing, update pedestrian crossings to meet current ADA standards

Construction dates: Spring-fall 2017
Traffic impacts: Lane closures

More information: mndot.gov/metro/projects/hwy110mendotaheights/

Hwy 169 in the Twin Cities Metro

Hwy 169 between Golden Valley and Edina

Description: Replacing driving surface of bridge over Nine Mile Creek and reconstructing pavement.

Construction dates: January through October 2017

More information: mndot.gov/metro/projects/hwy169hopkins/

Hwy 169 in Champlin

Description: Replace bridges on Hwy 169 at Elm Creek

Construction dates: Fall 2017 through October 2017
Traffic impacts: Lane closures controlled by signals or flaggers

More information: mndot.gov/metro/projects/hwy169champlin

Hwy 169 in Greater Minnesota

Hwy 169/Hwy 37 intersection in Hibbing

Description: Construct roundabout

Construction dates: Spring-fall 2017
Traffic impacts: Lane closures
More information: mndot.gov/d1/projects/Hwy-169-Hwy-37-Roundabout/

Hwy 169—Aitkin

Description: Construct a new roundabout at the intersection of Hwy 169 and Red Oak/Southgate Drive in the city of Aitkin.

Construction dates: Summer 2017
Traffic impacts: Lane closures

More information: mndot.gov/d3/aitkin/

Hwy 169/1 Cross-Range Expressway

Description: This project will expand Hwy 169 from two to four lanes from the east end of the Bovey Bypass, east 1.55 miles through Taconite.

Construction Dates: September 12, 2016-Fall 2017

Traffic Impacts: Lane closures

More information: mndot.gov/d1/projects/hwy169-cross-range/

Hwy 1/169 Eagles Nest Lake Reconstruction

Description: Make safety improvements to Hwy 169 from Six Mile Lake Road to Bradach Road

Construction Dates: Winter (January-March) 2017-summer 2018

Traffic Impacts: Lane closures

More information: mndot.gov/d1/projects/Hwy169eagles/

Hwys 200-299

Hwy 210

Hwy 210 County Rd 151 (Jay Cooke Rd) to Hwy 23 in Jay Cooke State Park

Description: Resurface damaged sections, improve drainage, flatten slopes

Construction dates: May 2015-October 2017

Traffic impacts: Road closure

More information: mndot.gov/d1/projects/Hwy210future/

Hwy 289

Hwys 27, 73 and 289–Moose Lake Area

Description: Roundabout. Resurface, add turn lanes, accessibility improvements

Status: Work begins spring 2017

Contact: Roberta Dwyer

More information: mndot.gov/d1/projects/Moose-Lake-Area-Project/

Hwys 300-694

Hwy 371

Hwy 371 Nisswa, Pequot Lakes, Jenkins

Description: Expand to four lanes and improve access along the corridor, includes the Paul Bunyan Trail and new interchange at County Rd 11 in Pequot Lakes.

Construction dates: January 2016-fall 2017

Traffic impacts: Closures, delays, detours

More information: mndot.gov/d3/hwy371/

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Hwy 610

Hwy 610 in Maple Grove

Description: Project extending Hwy 610 between Elm Creek Boulevard and I-94
Construction dates: September 2015 through spring 2017
Traffic impacts: Road and lane closures
More information: mndot.gov/metro/projects/610west

I-694

I-694 between Rice Street in Shoreview and Lexington Avenue in Arden Hills

Description: Reconstruct I-694, add third general purpose lane and rebuild interstate ramps

Construction dates: May 2016-November 2017

Traffic impacts: Closures, delays

More information: mndot.gov/enhance694

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