Minnesota Department of Transportation

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News Release

Oct. 22, 2019

Event canceled: I-35W Minnesota River Bridge community event set for Oct. 22 canceled

ROSEVILLE, Minn. – The Minnesota Department of Transportation community event for the Interstate 35W Minnesota River Bridge construction project from 5-5:45 p.m. scheduled for Tuesday, Oct. 22 at Minnesota Riverfront Park, 600 W. Black Dog Road in Burnsville has been canceled due to inclement weather and high river waters.

Due to inclement weather and high river waters the rain date planned for Wednesday, Oct. 23 also has been canceled.

This event was part of the three-year I-35W Minnesota River Bridge construction project in Bloomington and Burnsville. The work includes reconstructing the I-35W and the 106th Street bridges spanning the Minnesota River, replacing pavement from Cliff Road to 106th Street and constructing a trail between Black Dog Road and Lyndale Avenue. Work is expected to be completed in fall 2021.

To learn more about the I-35W Minnesota River Bridge construction project, visit mndot.gov/metro/projects/i35wbloomington

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