Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

May 15, 2017

Two-day closure begins Friday, May 19 for northbound Hwy 65 pavement repair in Fridley

ROSEVILLE, Minn. – Northbound Highway 65 in Fridley will close at 9 a.m. Friday, May 19 between Mississippi Street and 73rd Avenue to repair sunken pavement just south of the BNSF Railroad tracks. During the closure maintenance crews will inject foam beneath all three lanes of pavement to raise the roadway more than six inches.

While the road is closed, northbound motorists should follow the signed detour east on Mississippi Street to Old Central Avenue and north to 73rd Street and west to Highway 65.
Repairs are expected to be finished and the highway will reopen by 7 p.m. on Saturday, May 20.

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