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June 10, 2022

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POSTPONED: Southbound Hwy 77 in Bloomington closing June 10-13

Roseville, Minn. – The weekend closure of southbound  Highway 77 between Interstate 494 in Bloomington and Highway 13 in Eagan scheduled to begin tonight has been postponed. More information will be shared next week when the closures are rescheduled.

The following ramp closures have also been postponed and remain open to motorists:

  • Eastbound I-494 to southbound Hwy 77
  • Westbound I-494 to southbound Hwy 77
  • Lindau Ln. to southbound Hwy 77
  • Killebrew Dr. to southbound Hwy 77
  • E. Old Shakopee Rd. to southbound Hwy 77
  • Southbound Hwy 77 to E. Old Shakopee Rd.

These road and ramp closures are part of the Highway 77/Cedar Avenue construction project. MnDOT is resurfacing the Highway 77 pavement between Lake Nokomis in Minneapolis and the Minnesota River in Bloomington through fall 2022. The work includes repairs to the 86th Street bridge over Highway 77, upgrades at intersections to provide universal access and drainage improvements.

All construction activities and traffic impacts are weather and schedule permitting and subject to change. MnDOT urges motorists to always be attentive, drive with caution and to slow down in work zones where workers are present.

For more information, including construction schedule, current and upcoming traffic impacts, and recommended detour routes, visit the Highway 77 construction project webpage at mndot.gov/metro/projects/hwy77bloomington-mpls.

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