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Sept. 27, 2023

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10-day closure planned for Hwy 55 in Golden Valley

ROSEVILLE, Minn. – The Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT), in partnership with the city of Golden Valley, will be closing a portion of Highway 55 between Highway 169 and Highway 100 for 10 days starting Wednesday, Oct. 4. The closure will facilitate construction of a pedestrian underpass at Douglas Drive and other improvements.

The primary goal of the project is to enhance pedestrian safety by providing an alternative crossing. The project also includes the installation of a roundabout on the south frontage road to improve traffic flow leading to Highway 55.

During the closure, Highway 55 will be fully shut down between Highway 169 and Highway 100. Motorists will be detoured to take Highway 169, Highway 100 and Interstate 394 as alternative routes.
Please note the following details:

  • What: 10-day road closure for Highway 55
  • When: The closure will begin at 6 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 4 until 6 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 14. Construction will be continuous during this time.
  • Where: Highway 55 in both directions between Highway 169 and Highway 100