Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

Sept. 25, 2019

Weekend lane, ramp closures and traffic shift on Interstate 694 in Oakdale begins Sept. 27

The work and traffic changes are part of the I-94/494/694 Interchange construction

ROSEVILLE, Minn. — Motorists will encounter lane and ramp closures on southbound Interstate 694 in Oakdale this weekend, weather permitting.

Beginning at 7 p.m., Friday, Sept. 27, southbound I-694 will be reduced to a single lane of traffic between 10th Street and the I-94/494/694 Interchange as crews shift traffic to the left lane of southbound I-694 and pave the right lane. There will also be a short period overnight where access from southbound I-694 to the eastbound and westbound I-94 ramps close. All lanes and access closures will reopen by 5 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 28.

In addition, beginning at 7 p.m., Friday, Sept. 27, the 10th Street ramp to southbound I-694 will close. The ramp is anticipated to reopen in mid-November. Motorists should follow the posted detour of 10th Street, Inwood Avenue to 34th Street to Stillwater Boulevard. Motorists are urged to plan ahead and allow more time to reach your destination.

For more information about the project, visit: mndot.gov/metro/projects/i94-494-694. Follow the project on Twitter @mndotnews for daily traffic updates.

For updated road condition information, call 511 or visit 511mn.org.