Minnesota Department of Transportation

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Bridge deck placement

I-35W Minnesota River Bridge

SP 1981-124, Letting May 2018

Project purpose, benefits

MnDOT, in partnership with Dakota County, Hennepin County, the City of Bloomington, and the City of Burnsville, is developing a project to replace the bridge and pavement on I-35W between Cliff Road and 106th Street. As part of the project the profile of I-35W will be raised out of the floodplain and pedestrian access will be improved across the river.

Project scope

Approximate cost: $120 million.

  • Reconstruct I-35W Bridge spanning the Minnesota River
  • Construct trail between Black Dog Road and 106th Street
  • Improve signing, lighting, and drainage

Procurement schedule

Post-Letting Document Control System


  • Project FTP Site

RFP kickoff and DBE Meet and Greet

February 6, 2018
8:30  a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
MnDOT Metro Headquarters (Water’s Edge)
Rooms A&C
1500 W County Road B2
Roseville, MN 55113