Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

Aug. 1, 2017

I-94 west closed at Lowry Tunnel overnight Wednesday

ROSEVILLE, Minn. – The westbound Lowry Hill Tunnel on Interstate 94 in Minneapolis will close late Wednesday so crews can clean inside.

The tunnel will close from 10 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 2 until 5 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 3.

Motorists can take the Hennepin/Lyndale exit as a detour.

The eastbound tunnel will remain open to two lanes of traffic, as it has been since July 24.

Four lanes of traffic is expected to be shifted into the westbound tunnel by early Friday morning.

This is part of the I-94 Minneapolis to Brooklyn Center project that started March 20.

Please see the project web page for more information: http://www.dot.state.mn.us/metro/projects/i94brooklyncntr/.

For real-time travel information anywhere in Minnesota, visit www.511mn.org or dial 5-1-1.