Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Highway 77

Bloomington, Richfield and Minneapolis

Traffic impacts

Hwy 77 Bloomington to Minneapolis project location map

Hwy 77 project location map.

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All traffic impacts are tentative and weather dependent.

Current

Trail/sidewalk closures

Mon, May 9 through 9 a.m. Tue, July 19
  • The pedestrian trail between E. 86th St. and Old Cedar Ave. S. and the pedestrian crossing over Hwy 77 are closed.
    • Detour: E. 86th St.

Upcoming

Road closures

5 a.m. Tue, July 5 through 5 a.m. Tue, July 26
  • SB Hwy 77 is closed between Hwy 62 and I-494
Late July through Mid-August
  • NB Hwy 77 is closed between I-494 and Hwy 62

Lane closures

Tue, July 5 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • NB Hwy 77 is reduced to a single lane of traffic between I-494 and Hwy 62

Ramp closures

5 a.m. Tue, July 5 through 5 a.m. Tue, July 26
  • WB Hwy 62 to SB Hwy 77
  • EB Hwy 62 to SB Hwy 77
    • Detour: SB I-35W, EB I-494 and SB Hwy 77
  • SB Hwy 77 to EB I-494
  • SB Hwy 77 to WB I-494
    • Detour: WB Hwy 62, SB I-35W and I-494
  • SB Hwy 77 to E 66th St.
    • Detour: WB Hwy 62, SB I-35W, EB I-494, NB Hwy 77 and E 66th St.
  • E 66th St. to SB Hwy 77
    • Detour: SB I-35W, EB I-494 and SB Hwy 77
  • SB Hwy 77 to Diagonal Blvd.
  • Diagonal Blvd. to SB Hwy 77
    • Detour: Use alternate routes

About this project

MnDOT, in partnership with Hennepin County, will resurface Hwy 77 between the Minnesota River in Bloomington and Lake Nokomis in Minneapolis. Improvements will be made to drainage, accessibility and center median barrier.

Summary of work

  • Resurface pavement and ramps
  • Add center median barrier
  • Upgrade pedestrian/bicycle accessibility at intersections
  • Improve drainage