Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

April 17, 2020

Cable median barrier installation on Interstate 35E in Lino Lakes begins Monday, April 20

ROSEVILLE, Minn. —Installation of cable median barrier and repairs to median crossovers and drainage pipes on Interstate 35E between Anoka County Road 14/Main Street and the junction of I-35/I-35E/I-35W in Columbus begins Monday, April 22.

Motorists will encounter daytime, weekday lane closures in each direction of the interstate while construction crews are working.

Work along the interstate is expected to be finished by mid-May, weather permitting.

For Minnesota statewide travel information, visit 511mn.org, or call 5-1-1 or log on to mndot.gov.

MnDOT road work has been identified as a critical service in Gov. Walz’s Stay-at-Home executive order. We are being as flexible as possible with schedules during this period of lower traffic volumes to keep projects moving forward and minimize the impact to motorists. Following guidance from state and federal health officials to prevent further spread of COVID-19, crews will maintain social distancing practices while working.

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