MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – It’s the last weekend for drivers to use the Third Avenue Bridge in Minneapolis for quite some time.
The bridge which connects Central Avenue southeast with downtown Minneapolis closes Monday for repairs.READ MORE: Group Of 20-30 Robbers Swarm Burnsville Best Buy On Black Friday
The Minnesota Department of Transportation says the bridge, which is more than 100 years old, is deteriorating.READ MORE: Sophie's Squad Raising Mental Health Awareness For Youth Athletes In Minnesota
The bridge will remain closed for two years. Drivers should use the Hennepin Avenue bridge instead.MORE NEWS: Family Of 5 Without Home After House Burns Down On Thanksgiving