Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

July 21, 2017

Southbound Hwy 169 closure moved to July 28-31

ROSEVILLE, Minn. — A stretch of southbound Highway 169 scheduled to close this weekend will remain open. The closure has been moved to July 28-31.

Southbound Highway 169 will be closed between Highway 55 and Highway 7 starting at 7 p.m. Friday, July 28 until 5 a.m. Monday, July 31.

Rain during the week led to the decision to delay the work a week.

The detour will be Highway 55 west to Interstate 494 south.

This is part of a resurfacing and improvement project on Highway 169 from Highway 62 in Edina to Highway 55 in Golden Valley.

Northbound Highway 169 will remain open to one lane from I-394 to Seventh Street and Lincoln Drive. Paving on northbound Highway 169 was done June 23-26.

Visit the project webpage: mndot.gov/metro/projects/hwy169hopkins/

For real-time travel information anywhere in Minnesota, visit www.511mn.org or dial 5-1-1.

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