Mudslide Causes Maple Grove Road Closure

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Hennepin County Transportation Department has issued an emergency closure of Bottineau Boulevard in Maple Grove, Minn., from 93rd Avenue North to Fernbrook Lane due to a mudslide caused by the weekend’s heavy rains.

Crews are working to remove the mudslide so that, by this evening, one lane in each direction will be open.

Residents are encouraged to find alternate routes.

For more information visit Hennepin County’s website.

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  1. Bill says:

    Bottineau Boulevard?? Why not just call it “County Road 81” like everyone else in the region does???

  2. brian says:

    I was wondering why that big pile of dirt was there. I

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