All traffic impacts are tentative and weather dependent.
Tue, May 18 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
The NB I-35W right auxiliary lane between Cliff Rd. and Black Dog Rd. is closed. All ramps in this area will remain open.
10 p.m. Fri, May 21 through 5 a.m. Mon, May 24
NB I-35W is fully closed to traffic from the I-35/35W/35E split in Burnsville to 106th St. in Bloomington
Detour: NB I-35E, NB Hwy 77 and WB I-494
Information about upcoming traffic impacts will be posted as details become available.
9 p.m. Fri, May 21 through 5 a.m. Mon, May 24
The following ramps are closed:
NB I-35W ramps to/from County Hwy 42
NB I-35W ramps to/from Burnsville Pkwy.
NB I-35W ramps to/from Hwy 13
NB I-35W ramps to/from Cliff Rd.
NB I-35W ramps to/from Black Dog Rd.
NB I-35W ramps to/from 106th St.
Detour for ramp closures: NB I-35E, NB Hwy 77 and WB I-494
About this project
MnDOT in partnership with Dakota County, Hennepin County, City of Bloomington and the City of Burnsville developed a project to replace the bridge and pavement on I-35W between Cliff Rd. and 106th St. Crews will also raise I-35W out of the floodplain and improve pedestrian access across the river.
Summary of work
Reconstruct I-35W Bridge spanning the Minnesota River
Reconstruct I-35W bridge spanning 106th St.
Replace pavement from Cliff Rd. to 106th St.
Construct NB auxiliary/truck lane between Cliff Rd. and 106th St.
Construct Trail between Black Dog Rd. and Lyndale Ave.
Improve signing, lighting and drainage
Preliminary design: December 2017
Municipal consent hearings: November 2017
We recognize the need to develop a diverse and talented workforce to fulfill our vision of creating a safe, efficient and sustainable transportation system for the future.
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