The Stillwater Lift Bridge has been closed after a cable snapped Sunday evening, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation. MnDOT spokesman Kent Barnard says the cable snapped at around 8 p.m. Now, the bridge is in down position and closed to traffic from boats 6-feet tall or higher. Once a replacement cable arrives, it will take a week to install, weather permitting.
A tiny threat has stopped work on the new St. Croix River bridge.
Last year’s spring melting and subsequent floods wiped out a historic swing bridge at Jay Cooke State Park.
A replacement for the historic swinging bridge at Jay Cooke State Park should be in place just in time for the fall color season.
On Wednesday, a bicyclist narrowly avoided a Molotov cocktail that was tossed from the bridge over the Midtown Greenway. Though the bicyclist was not injured, the incident has prompted a meeting to improve safety measures along the bike path.
It’s not something you would expect to see out on a bike ride on the Midtown Greenway. On Wednesday, a bicyclist narrowly avoided a Molotov cocktail, that was tossed from the bridge.
A Mississippi River houseboat took on water this morning and will now be removed at the owner’s expense, according to authorities.
Traffic is moving again on Jean Duluth Road more than six months after last June’s floods in northeastern Minnesota.
After being shutdown on Thursday due to the water main break, part of Hennepin Avenue will be open for rush-hour commuters to drive out of downtown.
The Stillwater Lift Bridge connecting Minnesota and Wisconsin is tentatively scheduled to reopen to vehicle traffic in about a month.
The Sabo bike and pedestrian bridge in Minneapolis is closed again to make final repairs.
Crews will begin making final repairs next week to the Minneapolis bike and pedestrian bridge where support cables broke loose in February.
Visitors to Minneopa State Park will have reduced views of the park’s twin waterfalls while a 90-year-old bridge between them is rebuilt.
The new photo exhibit at the Mill City Museum in Minneapolis is marking the fifth anniversary of the 35W bridge collapse.
The Minnesota arts community is mounting several works to mark the upcoming fifth anniversary of the Minneapolis bridge collapse.