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Nov. 13, 2020

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I-35W Minnesota River Bridge virtual update scheduled for Nov. 17

ROSEVILLE, Minn. – The Minnesota Department of Transportation is hosting a virtual project update for people who walk and bicycle near the Interstate 35W Minnesota River Bridge in Bloomington and Burnsville at 3:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 17.

This virtual meeting will include a construction update, and information about the new shared-use path on the bridge, area connections and potential future projects.

Representatives from MnDOT and the cities of Bloomington and Burnsville will be available to answer questions.

Community members who are interested in attending should visit the project website to register in advance.

To request reasonable accommodations, call 651-366-4720 or email your request to adarequest.dot@state.mn.us.

The I-35W Minnesota River Bridge construction project includes reconstructing the I-35W and 106th Street bridges spanning the Minnesota River, replacing pavement from Cliff Road to 106th Street, and constructing a trail between Black Dog Road and Lyndale Avenue. Work is expected to be completed in late spring 2021.

To learn more about the project, visit mndot.gov/metro/projects/i35wbloomington

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