Twin Cities Commuters Brace For Major Weekend Traffic On I-394A perfect storm of hellish traffic conditions will be sure to slow down commuters Friday evening.
4 Things To Know From July 3, 2015From increased security for major Fourth Of July event to heavy traffic expectations, here are the four stories to know for Friday, July 3.
Nicollet Mall Will Be Closed To Buses, Taxis Next WeekNicollet Mall will close to motor traffic next Monday as a major construction project to revamp the downtown Minneapolis artery gets underway.
Minnesota Largely Escapes Worsening Traffic WoesMinnesotans have a shorter trip to work on average than Americans nationwide. The Associated Press analyzed decades of travel and population data and found many regions across the U.S. struggling with traffic congestion that may only worsen.
4 Things To Know: Memorial Day, Gay Marriage In Ireland & MoreFrom the traffic outlook for Memorial Day travel plans, to an historic referendum vote on gay marriage in Ireland, here are the four stories you need to know for Friday, May 22.
Study: Long Commutes Make People HappierCould a long commute actually make you happier? A study out of Australia said some people look forward to their long commute. It gives them some much-longed for "me" time
I-94 To Close In St. Paul Over The WeekendMotorists are going to have to schedule in a few extra minutes if they're commuting between St. Paul and Minneapolis over the weekend. The Minnesota Department of Transportation says that Interstate 94 will be closing in both directions between Highway 280 and Interstate 35E.
Snelling Ave. Bridge Now Closed Until Mid-AugustThe Snelling Avenue Bridge in St. Paul is now closed, and will remain closed until the middle of August. Crews with the Minnesota Department of Transportation will be repaving and making other improvements to the mile-and-a-half stretch.
Construction Set To Snarl Snelling Avenue Bridge At I-94A major construction project begins Sunday along I-94 in St. Paul -- the Snelling Avenue bridge will shut down and remain closed through mid-August.
Good Questions: Hot Dogs, Traffic Maps & Social Security NumbersEvery Friday, Heather Brown tackles some of our viewers' burning questions. This week, she'll tell you why hot dogs are called hot dogs, how Google and MnDOT know about traffic conditions and how Social Security numbers are assigned.
MnDOT Alerts Traffic Congestion Growing In Metro AreaThe Minnesota Department of Transportation says that traffic congestion is on the rise in the Twin Cities. According to MnDOT, the amount of congested freeways grew to 21.1 percent in 2014, compared to 19.9 percent in 2013.
Hwy 100 Closing For Weekend Construction In St. Louis ParkCrews are working to widen the highway to put three lanes in each direction. MnDOT says families living near the project will hear noise and vibration during the overnight hours.
Good Question: Why Does MnDOT Close So Much Roadway?This weekend, MnDOT will close the six miles of Highway 100 between Highway 62 and I-394 as part of a larger project to widen the road.
MnDOT Reopens I-94 After Scheduled Construction Finishes EarlyDespite a scheduled construction closure, a major highway between the Twin Cities is open in both directions Saturday evening.
Good Question: What Are Our Busiest Freeways?Millions of drivers use metro freeways in Minneapolis and St. Paul every day to get to and from work, run errands or just shuttle around. In fact, MnDOT says the Interstate 35W/Interstate 94 interchange can see up to 180,000 people a day.