Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

April 6, 2017

Westbound I-94 ramp to southbound Hwy 61 in St. Paul to close April 12

ROSEVILLE, Minn. — Construction crews will temporarily close the westbound I-94 ramp to southbound Highway 61/Etna Street at 8 p.m. Wednesday, April 12, weather permitting.

In addition, the Hudson Place ramp to eastbound I-94 will close at 8 p.m. on Friday, April 7.

These ramp closures are required to maintain a safe traffic flow on I-94 during construction. The ramps are expected to re-open by early-May.

The Interstate 94 reconstruction and improvement project will provide a smoother, safer, long-lasting road with better pedestrian accessibility and improved drainage capabilities. Performing periodic pavement repairs at the appropriate times can greatly increase a road’s lifespan. The project helps ensure MnDOT’s transportation system will continue to serve the state for many years. Construction is expected to be complete by fall 2017.

For more information about the project, visit: www.mndot.gov/i94eastmetro. Follow the project on Twitter @mndotnews for daily traffic updates.

For updated road condition information, call 511 or visit www.511mn.org.