Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Highway 77

Bloomington, Richfield and Minneapolis

Traffic impacts

Hwy 77 Bloomington to Minneapolis project location map

Hwy 77 project location map.

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All traffic impacts are tentative and weather dependent.


Road closures

Tue, May 31 through Tue, June 28
  • Cedar Ave. is closed in both directions between Lake Nokomis Pkwy. and Hwy 62
    • Local traffic detour: Portland Ave.  
    • SB Cedar Ave. detour: WB E. 46th St., SB I-35W, EB Hwy 62 and SB Hwy 77.
    • NB Hwy 77 detour: WB Hwy 62, NB I-35W, EB E. 46th St. and Cedar Ave.
    • See the detour routes (PNG)

Lane closures

Mon, May 23 through Fri, July 1
  • E. 66th St. is reduced to one lane in both directions between Richfield Pkwy. and Longfellow Ave. S.

Ramp closures

Through Tue, June 28
  • The following ramps are closed:
    • EB Hwy 62 to Cedar Ave.
    • WB Hwy 62 to Cedar Ave.
      • Detour: NB I-35W, EB E. 46th St. and Cedar Ave.
    • SB Cedar Ave. to WB Hwy 62
    • SB Cedar Ave. to EB Hwy 62
      • Detour: WB E. 46th St., SB I-35W and Hwy 62

Trail/sidewalk closures

Mon, May 9 through 9 a.m. Tue, July 19
  • The pedestrian trail between E. 86th St. and Old Cedar Ave. S. and the pedestrian crossing over Hwy 77 are closed.
    • Detour: E. 86th St.
Tue, May 31 through Tue, June 28
  • The multiuse trail along the west side of Cedar Ave., south of W. Lake Nokomis Pkwy., will be temporarily rerouted within the work zone.


Road closures

Tue, July 5 through Mon, July 25
  • SB Hwy 77 is closed between Hwy 62 and I-494
Late July through Mid-August
  • NB Hwy 77 is closed between I-494 and Hwy 62

About this project

MnDOT, in partnership with Hennepin County, will resurface Hwy 77 between the Minnesota River in Bloomington and Lake Nokomis in Minneapolis. Improvements will be made to drainage, accessibility and center median barrier.

Summary of work

  • Resurface pavement and ramps
  • Add center median barrier
  • Upgrade pedestrian/bicycle accessibility at intersections
  • Improve drainage