Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

Nov. 16, 2016

Orange barrels on a highway

Single lane closures continue 24 hours a day during repairs on the Hwy 55 Mendota bridge in Mendota Heights

ROSEVILLE, Minn. – The Highway 55 Mendota bridge over the Minnesota River in Mendota Heights will remain a single lane in each direction 24 hours a day during repair work on the bridge surface. Motorists are encouraged to find alternate routes to avoid delays .  

Maintenance crews are removing loose material coating from the deck of the bridge.

Work is expected to be completed by 12 noon on Wednesday, Nov. 23, prior to the Thanksgiving holiday. 
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