Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

Oct. 30, 2018

Eastbound I-494 in Bloomington to close this weekend between Highway 212 and Highway 100

The Minnesota Department of Transportation will close part of eastbound Interstate 494 in Bloomington this weekend.

Motorists going east will see the freeway close at 10 p.m. Friday, Nov. 2, to 5 a.m. Monday, Nov. 5, between Highway 212 to Highway 100. The detour is Highway 212 north to Highway 62 east to Highway 100 south to I-494.

Crews are building an entrance ramp from East Bush Lake Road in Bloomington to I-494 west.  They will be painting the ramps during the closure.

Motorists should plan ahead and give themselves extra time to reach their destinations.
This is a city of Bloomington project with MnDOT as a partner.

For more information, visit the project website at bloomingtonmn.gov/eng/east-bush-lake-roadi-494-interchange-west-bound-ramp.

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