By WCCO-TV Staff

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Drivers traveling between Minneapolis and St. Paul this weekend may need to be ready to take a detour.

At 10p.m. Friday, the eastbound lanes of Interstate 94 between Interstate 35W and Highway 280 will close for construction.

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The Minnesota Department of Transportation says crews will be repaving the road’s surface. The eastbound lanes are slated to reopen Monday morning.

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Next weekend, the same work will be done on the interstate’s westbound lanes.

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Note: Ramp construction is also being done this weekend on the 494-694 split in the Oakdale/Woodbury area.