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St. Croix Crossing

Connecting Oak Park Heights, Minn. and St. Joseph, Wis.

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Upcoming traffic impacts in Hwy 36/Hwy 95 area

Hwy 36 traffic switch

  • A traffic switch on Hwy 36 is tentatively scheduled to occur the week of July 21, weather permitting. Watch signage for specific date.
  • Single-lane traffic on Hwy 36 between Washington/Norell Ave will shift to the newly constructed westbound lanes through the end of 2014 while crews work on the eastbound lanes.
  • Crews will work diligently to move traffic as quickly as possible.

Nighttime activities on eastbound Hwy 36 begin July 21

  • Construction crews will begin working overnight beginning at 7 p.m. on Monday, July 21, weather permitting, on eastbound Hwy 36, between Northwestern Ave and Osgood Ave.
  • Construction activities include excavation, backfilling, grading and hauling.
  • This work will continue until approximately mid-August.
  • Nearby residences and businesses may experience some visual and noise disruptions related to the night work.
  • In general, crews will work 24-hours from 7 p.m. Sunday to 7 p.m. Saturday. Each week, crews will NOT work from 7 p.m. Saturday to 7 p.m. Sunday. This work will last until approximately mid-August; however, additional overnight work will occur throughout the construction season.

Nighttime activities at the Oakgreen intersection begin in late July

  • Night work is tentatively scheduled to begin in late July at the southwest corner of the Oakgreen Ave intersection to construct a new storm water pond.
  • Construction activities will include excavation, backfilling, grading and hauling.
  • It is anticipated that this overnight work will continue through the fall.

Nighttime activities on the S. Frontage Road west of Osgood Ave begin in mid-August

  • Overnight work is scheduled to begin in mid-August on the S. Frontage Road, between the Oakgreen Ave area and Osgood Ave.
  • Construction activities will include excavation, backfilling, grading and hauling.
  • This overnight work is anticipated to continue through the fall.

Overnight traffic delays on Hwy 36 to occur July 21-23

  • Overnight work to paint the Beach Road bridge will occur between 1 a.m. to 4:30 a.m. from July 21-23. During this work, there will be brief traffic delays on Hwy 36. Police officers will be on site to help guide traffic.

South Frontage Road opening

S. Frontage Road closure detour map
Hwy 36 and Hwy 95 traffic map
  • S. Frontage Road east of Osgood Ave is anticipated to reopen to traffic the week of July 21, weather permitting. View detour map (PDF).