Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

I-35E Corridor Projects

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

Traffic impacts

Map of I-35E project map
Map of I-35E Corridor Project Area
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Dates are dependent on weather and project readiness.

What's now open

  • The ramp from SB I-35E to University Ave. is open


Lane Closures

Intermittent lane closures
  • Intermittent overnight lane closures will occur as needed on WB I-94, I-35E and Hwy 36 for miscellaneous project activities.
  • Lane closures on WB I-94 at I-35E and on I-35E between I-94 and Maryland Ave. will occur between 7 p.m. and 5 a.m. (if two lanes need to be closed, those restrictions will begin after 10 p.m.).

Ramp Closures

Closed for the remainder of the project
  • All I-35E ramps at Phalen Blvd/Pennsylvania Ave. are permanently closed. A new, full interchange at Cayuga St. will be open by late 2016 or spring 2017

Road Closures

6 a.m. Fri, July 15 to 6 a.m. Mon, July 18
  • Arkwright St. will be closed from just south of Whitall St. to Old Cayuga St. for concrete median work.

    Old Cayuga St, Westminster St. and Cayuga St. to go around the closure area.

Through late-summer
  • L’Orient St. closed between Genessee St. and Acker St. for several months, to allow space for crews to install a new noise wall next to the road. Resident driveway access will be maintained by using the alley from Buffalo St.
  • Both directions of Phalen Blvd/Pennsylvania Ave. are reduced to a single lane at I-35E for bridge and street reconstruction.