Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

I-494: Airport to Highway 169

Bloomington, Richfield, Edina, Eden Prairie in Hennepin County

Public meetings and events

We are evaluating design alternatives to ease congestion on I-494 in the cities of Bloomington, Richfield, Eden Prairie, and Edina.

Online virtual open house

Visit the online virtual house to learn more about:

  • Design options for I-494 being considered
  • Potential changes to access
  • Potential changes to interchanges
  • Process being used to evaluate design options


Information about upcoming meetings will be added as details become available.


  • April 7: I-494 Listening Session: Changes to access at Portland Ave., 12th Ave. and Nicollet Ave.
  • April 6: I-494 Listening Session: I-35W/I-494 interchange
  • April 1: I-494 Listening Session: Improvements at France Ave. and surrounding frontage roads