Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 52 pavement improvement

St. Paul, West St. Paul and Inver Grove Heights

Traffic impacts

Hwy 52 Inver Grove Heights to St. Paul project area map

Hwy 52 project location map.

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All traffic impacts are tentative and weather dependent.

Current

Road closures

Fri, May 21 from 7-9 p.m.
  • SB Hwy 52 is reduced to one lane between Plato Blvd. and Butler Ave.
9 p.m. Fri, May 21 through 5 a.m. Mon, May 24
  • SB Hwy 52 is closed between I-94 and I-494

Ramp closures

6 a.m. Mon, May 17 through 9 p.m. Fri, May 21
  • The ramp to/from SB Hwy 52 to Concord St. is closed
8 p.m. Fri, May 21 through 5 a.m. Mon, May 24
  • The following ramps are closed:
    • I-94 to SB Hwy 52
    • I-35E to SB Hwy 52
    • SB Hwy 52 to Butler Ave.
    • SB Hwy 52 to Thompson Ave.
    • SB Hwy 52 to Southview Blvd.
Construction noise

Nearby residences and businesses will experience noise, including overnight, during this work. Crews will work to keep noise down, but when they are resurfacing the highway and the ramps there will be noise.

Upcoming

Information about upcoming traffic impacts will be posted as details become available.

Ramp closures

6 a.m. Mon, May 24 through noon Fri, May 28
  • The following ramps are closed:
    • SB Hwy 52 to Thompson Ave.
    • Mendota Rd. to SB Hwy 52

About this project

Beginning in spring 2021, Hwy 52 will be resurfaced between I-494 in Inver Grove Heights and Hwy 156/Concord St. in St. Paul. We will also be repairing concrete on Hwy 52 between Concord St. and Plato Blvd. in St. Paul. Hwy 52 will have seven weekend directional closures and there also will be ramp closures associated with the project.

Summary of work

  • Repave and repair Hwy 52
  • Repave ramps
  • Replace pipes
  • Replace signs
  • ADA improvements