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July 7, 2021

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Eastbound I-694 closure in east metro rescheduled for July 16-19

ROSEVILLE, Minn. – The full closure of eastbound Interstate 694—originally scheduled for July 9 through July 12—has been rescheduled for July 16 through July 19, weather permitting.
Eastbound I-694 between Highway 61 in Maplewood and 10th Street in Oakdale will close for concrete repairs beginning at 10 p.m. Friday, July 16.

All eastbound I-694 lanes and ramps are expected to reopen by 5 a.m. Monday, July 19.

Motorists should follow the posted detours and allow extra time to reach their destination.

To accelerate the road work and lessen traffic impacts, crews are scheduled to work 24-hour shifts during the closure starting Friday evening, July 16 and continuing through the weekend to complete the work by early Monday morning, July 19.