MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — St. Paul’s Ayd Mill Road will soon close for months in both directions for construction of a shared bike and pedestrian trail.
City officials announced Friday that the closure would start Aug. 1, with construction expected to be completed sometime in November.READ MORE: What To Do When Severe Weather Strikes While Boating
The shared rrail, which will be on the east side of the roadway, will span the entire length of the road, from Selby Avenue to Interstate 35E.READ MORE: Feds Investigating Hepatitis A Outbreak Linked To Organic Strawberries; Cases Reported In Minnesota
This construction is part of the Ayd Mill Road Improvement Project, which also aims to create two southbound vehicle lanes, repair storm sewers, install permanent traffic signals and add more lighting. The entire road will also be overlaid with new asphalt.MORE NEWS: Witt Jr. Hits 3 Doubles, Ups Extra-Base Count, KC Tops Twins, 7-3