MnDOT: Strong Winds Are Tipping Over Semis (Again)Strong winds that have continued into Thursday are tipping over semis again.
What Is MnDOT Building Along I-35W In South Minneapolis?Thousands drive past it every day, but it takes a bird’s eye view to see the unique construction project happening along I-35W in south Minneapolis.
Federal Funding To Help Repair Aging Minnesota BridgesIt was a moment that defined Minnesota history. In August of 2007, the 35W bridge collapsed during rush hour, killing 13 people and leaving 145 other hurt.
MnDOT Announces $18M For Transportation Projects Around The StateThe Minnesota Department of Transportation announced Tuesday that eight construction projects in different areas of the state will receive $18 million to improve transportation infrastructure.
After 4 Years Of Construction Parts Of I-35W Are Finally Set To FinishMNDOT said by the end of the day Friday, Sept 10 all lanes and ramps should be open after two final overnight closures for lane striping.
MNDOT Unveils 'Let's Move Safely Together' CampaignThe Minnesota Department of Transportation announced its new campaign aimed at improving safety and reducing fatalities for pedestrians.
35W Construction South Of Downtown Minneapolis To Wrap In Early SeptemberWork was always supposed to wrap up this fall, but now MnDOT says the official date of completion will be Sept. 10.
State Patrol: Man, 38, Struck And Killed After Getting Out Of Vehicle Following I-94 Crash In St. PaulA stretch of Interstate 94 westbound in St. Paul reopened Thursday evening after a fatal crash.
MnDOT: 2021 Construction Projects Include Completion Of I-35W In Mpls., New Project At Twin Ports Interchange In DuluthConstruction season is around the corner, as the Minnesota Department of Transportation has over 200 projects scheduled for the year.
New Tech Could Help MnDOT Plows Determine Best Way To Clear Snow Based On ConditionsIn northwestern Minnesota, newer technology is being tested. MnDOT's research and training engineer, Tom Peters, calls it an experimental project.
Rain-Snow Transition, Temperature Plunge Makes Plow Salt Less Effective This StormImmediately, MnDOT plows hit the major metro interstates, but they say the cold temperatures and wet roads made their salt and brine less effective.
I-35W To Shut Down South Of Downtown Minneapolis This WeekendSouthbound Interstate 35W will shut down tonight at 10 p.m. between Interstate 94 and Highway 62. The northbound lanes will close early Saturday morning. Both directions are off limits to traffic until Monday morning.
MnDOT Closes Highway 100 On Holiday WeekendPart of Highway 100 is completely closed during the Labor Day weekend.
Weekend Construction: Eastbound I-94 To Be Repaved Between Minneapolis, St. PaulAt 10p.m. Friday, the eastbound lanes of Interstate 94 between Interstate 35W and Highway 280 will close for construction.
MnDOT Prepares Highway 10 In Coon Rapids For WinterThe wide bands of polymer rails stretch hundreds of feet. Each one is strategically located to block winter’s prevailing winds.