Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Twin Cities Metro Area Traffic Impacts

Major traffic impacts this weekend

weekend closure map
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This page was updated Friday, April 29, 2016. Check back often for the latest news on weekend closures—and don't forget to sign up for our email updates on projects happening close to home or work.

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Hwy 5

Hwy 5 between Davern St in St. Paul and Hwy 55 will be reduced to one lane in each
direction through Nov. 2016. Several ramps closed, too.

Hwy 5 Chanhassen

Eastbound Hwy 5 will have alternating lanes closed between Powers Blvd and Dell Rd from 7 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. Fri, April 29

Hwy 36

Ramps at eastbound Hwy 36 and Lexington Ave. closed through mid-Sept.

Hwy 55 to 7th St in Mpls

Northbound Hwy 55/Hiawatha Ave. ramp to Seventh St. will be closed through Mon, May 2.

Hwy 100 from West 36th St. to 25 ½ St

Hwy 7 between Wooddale Ave. and Beltline is closed until Nov. 2016. Several Ramp closures, including: All ramps to and from both directions of Hwy 100 and Hwy 7, Minnetonka Blvd to SB Hwy 100, 36th Street ramp to NB Hwy 100, and NB Hwy 100 to 36th St.(through Aug. 2016)

Hwy 100 from West 36th St to Hwy 62

Ramp closures including: 50th St. ramp to NB Hwy 100 (through Aug.) and 70th Street ramp to SB Hwy 100 (through June)

I-35E in Vadnais Heights

Northbound I-35E is now restricted to a single lane of traffic between Co Rd E and Goose Lake Rd. Hwy 96 is also reduced to a single lane of traffic between White Bear Pkwy and Centerville Rd in both directions. There are also several ramp closures, including: NB I-35E ramp to Co Rd E, Co Rd E ramp to NB I-35E, SB I-35E ramp to Hwy 96 and Access from eastbound Hwy 96 to NB I-35E.

I-35W in New Brighton

I-35W will be restricted to a single lane at Co Rd E2 from 10 p.m. Fri., April 29 to 5 a.m. Mon, May 2. The ramp from eastbound I-694 to southbound I-35W will be closed and detoured 10 p.m. Fri., April 29 through 5 a.m. Mon, May 2.

I-494 West Metro

I-494 between I-94/I-694 in Maple Grove and I-394 in Minnetonka will have several types of closures, including ramp and lane closures.

I-94 St. Paul to Woodbury

The ramp from eastbound I-94 to E. 7th St. is closed until early June. Also, ramps are closed from Century Ave. to Eastbound I-94 and Westbound I-94 to Century Ave. and Ruth St. to Westbound I-94. The White Bear Ave. ramp to Eastbound I-94 closed through early May.

I-94 from Hwy 280 to I-35E

Eastbound I-94 will be closed completely from Hwy 280 to Snelling Ave, then single lane from Snelling Ave. to Dale St. Entrances onto westbound I-94 will be closed from I-35E to Cretin Ave, WB I-94 will also be closed completely from Snelling Ave. to Cretin Ave. with a single lane of traffic beginning at Cretin Ave. to Hwy 280 from 8 p.m. Fri, April 29 through 5 a.m. Mon, May 2.


Hwy 36 between Hwy 280 & I-35W

Due to area construction detours, we anticipate heavy congestion along this stretch of highway.

Project Websites

Each closure listed above has a specific webpage with more information about the overall project. To view those pages, visit our Current Construction for the Metro Area page and locate the project you are interested in learning more about.