Good Question: What Causes Traffic Jams?As Minnesotans enter into the throes of road construction season, they encounter unexpected traffic back-ups. So, what are the top causes of traffic jams? Good Question.
I-94 In Minneapolis To Undergo Significant Repairs Beginning This SpringMotorists, beware: If you regularly commute through Interstate 94 in Minneapolis, you’re going to be experiencing significant construction, delays and even some closures beginning this spring.
Another Sluggish, Snowy Start For The Twin Cities Commuters were off to another slow start Wednesday in the Twin Cities, as inches of fresh snow caked already slick roadways, likely contributing to nearly 200 crashes and more than 100 spin-outs.
Freezing Rain, Snow Make For Slow, Slippery CommuteFreezing rain and snow showers Tuesday morning made for a slick and messy commute, resulting in numerous crashes on roadways across the state.
Minneapolis Closing Downtown Streets To Reduce Weekend TrafficIf you’re headed to a Halloween party in downtown Minneapolis this weekend, know that some streets will be closed to regular traffic in the Warehouse District.
State Fair + 4 Sporting Events = Crazy Twin Cities TrafficThe Minnesota Department of Transportation called Thursday the perfect storm for traffic delays. "Highway 10 up through Coon Rapids was ugly," said Vikings fan Keven Perry.
Survey: Traffic Congestion In The Twin Cities Increased In 2015A new report on traffic congestion in the Twin Cities shows it’s on the rise.
Good Question: What Causes Traffic Lights To Go Out?For three days this week, Minneapolis drivers had to put on the brakes at 2nd Avenue and 11th Street downtown. The signal went out Monday night and didn't get fixed until Thursday.
State Patrol: 35W Closes After Semi Accident In BloomingtonTraffic on Interstate 35W was at a stand still in both directions Saturday afternoon after an accident involving a semi-truck. The Minnesota State Patrol says a piece of construction equipment on the semi made contact with the 86th Street Bridge just before 1 p.m.
Non-Union Janitors Strike In Mpls., Block Traffic Coming Into DowntownHundreds of non-union workers took to Minneapolis streets Thursday morning to protest for fair wages. They were joined by supporters from the community, asking corporations to do their part in ending the racial and economic disparities in Minnesota.
Heads Up: Snow Could Make For Messy Monday DriveAs cities on the East Coast are digging out of more than two feet of snow, Minnesotans are looking to see flakes fall Monday both during the morning and evening commutes.
Light Snow Could Hamper Wednesday Evening CommuteCommuters are urged to take it easy heading home Wednesday night as light snow could arrive just in time for the evening commute. We won't get a lot of snow, but it could be enough to make the roads slippery.