Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

May 25, 2018

Agenda released for upcoming community workshops on the future of Hwy 252/I-94 in Brooklyn Center, Brooklyn Park and Minneapolis

ROSEVILLE, Minn. — The public is invited to attend one of two open houses next week to learn about ideas to reduce congestion and improve safety and reliability on Highway 252 between Highway 610 in Brooklyn Park and I-694 in Brooklyn Center and on I-94 from I-694 in Brooklyn Center to downtown Minneapolis. With the public’s input, the cities of Brooklyn Park, Brooklyn Center and Minneapolis, along with Hennepin County and MnDOT will evaluate possible transportation solutions during the environmental process before moving forward with a preliminary design.

Participants will have an opportunity to learn about previous studies and the current project proposal, explore possible solutions and share thoughts, ideas and concerns for this corridor.
The same information will be shared at each workshop.

Community Workshop agenda

Each workshop will run from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Presentation: 5:45 to 6 p.m.
Facilitated activities & discussion: 6-6:45 p.m.
Boards, Mapping and Conversations with project staff: 6:45-7:30 p.m.
Snacks and activities for children will be provided.

Brooklyn Park Community Workshop
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
Grand Room, Brooklyn Park Community Activity Center
5600 85th Ave. N., Brooklyn Park, MN

Brooklyn Center Community Workshop
Thursday, May 31, 2018
Constitution Hall, Brooklyn Center Community Center
6301 Shingle Creek Parkway, Brooklyn Center, MN

Individuals who cannot attend a workshop will be able to review the workshop materials and provide input through the online survey and interactive map, which will be available by June 1.

For more information about the project or to sign up for email updates during the study, please visit mndot.gov/metro/projects/hwy252study.