Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

I-35E Corridor Projects

Downtown St. Paul (I-94) to Little Canada (I-694)

Cayuga project

Map with Cayuga project timeline
I-35E Cayuga improvement project location map
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Completed

  • Full, new interchange at Cayuga St.
  • Reconstruction of various local roads and I-35E lanes, ramps and bridges
  • Extension of Gateway Trail from Cayuga St. south to University Ave.
  • Opening of the new MnPASS lanes

2017 Construction

Spring 2017

Current traffic impact information

  • Complete median construction at Maryland Avenue
  • Miscellaneous activities, such as bridge painting and project site clean up

Background

I-35E Cayuga improvement project location map
I-35E Cayuga improvement project location
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The Cayuga project is located on I-35E between University Ave. and Maryland Ave. in St. Paul and includes:

  • Replacement of the Cayuga St. bridge, Pennsylvania Ave. bridge and railroad bridges along I-35E
  • Replacement of the existing Pennsylvania Ave./I-35E interchange with a new interchange at Cayuga St. to help correct existing safety and operational issues and provide better freeway access
  • Reconstruct I-35E along a new alignment between Maryland Ave. and University Ave.
  • Add an auxiliary lane in each direction for additional capacity, along with improved roadway layout