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I-694 North Central project

Arden Hills

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Summary of work

The I-694 North Central project encompassed construction work on multiple major roads in the Northeast Metro.

I-694/Hwy 10/Snelling and Hamline Avenue interchange

  • Reconstruction completed November 2013.
  • Reconstructed surrounding highways.
  • Rebuilt bridges in the area.
  • Separated I-694 and Hwy 10.
  • Replaced right entrances and left exits to conform to current standards.

Highway 10 and Highway 96/ Hwy 10 Diagonal between I-35W and I-694

  • A new interchange at Ramsey County Road 96 and Hwy 10 was built.
  • Ramsey County Road 96 was lowered to allow Hwy 10 to travel over County Road 96.
  • The Hwy 10 diagonal between I-694 and I-35W was resurfaced.

Hwy 10 and County Road 10 Bridges spanning I-35W

  • Two new bridges at I-35W were constructed to carry Hwy 10 and County Road 10 traffic over

Lexington Avenue Bridge over I-694

  • The Lexington Avenue Bridge over I-694 in Arden Hills was widened
  • The bridge features new left-turn lanes; an improved bicycle/pedestrian lane; an improved signal system and rebuilt and widened ramps to and from the freeway.

Highway 10 bridges over I-694

The Hwy 10/County Rd 10 bridges over I-694 were removed and rebuilt. Drainage was also improved.


Kent Barnard
Metro Public Affairs