4-Month Construction Headache Begins For I-35W Commuters As of Monday morning, driving in Minneapolis is a bit more complicated.
Why Don't MnDOT Crews Work Around The Clock?Starting Friday night, MNDOT will close the main entrances from 35W in and out of downtown for four months. For some drivers, that will seem like a very long time.
Business Owners, Pedestrians Endure Headaches Amid Start Of Construction SeasonOver the weekend, workers were repairing and repainting the pedestrian bridge over Interstate-94, closing a crucial chunk of the highway between Interstate-394 and Interstate-35W.
Driving Into Downtown Minneapolis? Be Ready For Construction HeadachesFor the next three weekends, good luck getting around. Interstate 94 will be closed between I-394 and I-35W.
Ahead Of Massive I-35W Overhaul, Commuters Urged To Rethink Route DowntownCall it the "Big Kahuna" of summer road construction projects: MnDOT’s $240 million remake of the heavily traveled stretch of Interstate 35W south of downtown Minneapolis.
'Super Wood' Could Replace Steel, Engineers Say"This new way to treat wood makes it 12 times stronger than natural wood and 10 times tougher," the University of Maryland's Liangbing Hu said in a press release.
Closures & Detours: Construction Nightmare Begins On I-35WMotorists are expected to encounter even more construction pain in the Twin Cities as work is now underway on a massive four-year, five-stage construction project on Interstate 35W.
I-94 Westbound To Close This Weekend In Mpls., Brooklyn CenterSummer road construction projects are still underway, and another one is slated for this weekend.
Lowry Hill Tunnel Fully Reopening Next WeekThe tunnel had been partially closed for more than two months during the summer.
MnDOT Announces 4-Year Construction Project For Interstate 35WOn Thursday, the Minnesota Department of Transportation announced the details of a four-year improvement project for Interstate 35W.
Detour Ahead: Major I-94 Ramp To Close In Minneapolis Next Week Commuters in the west metro should prepare for headaches and a long detour as the ramp from Interstate 394 to Interstate 94 in Minneapolis is set to close for the rest of the month.
Good Question: Why Does MnDOT Close Long Stretches Of Roads?This weekend, almost all lanes of I-35W will close for an eight-mile stretch from Interstate 494 down to the Burnsville split.