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Metro - 35W@94 Downtown to Crosstown in Minneapolis: 2017-2021 construction

I-94 overnight closure May 16

Beginning 10 p.m. Thu, May 16, I-94 will be closed in both directions between I-35W and I-394 until 5 a.m. Fri, May 17. Drivers will be detoured to use I-35W, Hwy 62, Hwy 100 and I-394. Crews need the overnight closure to pour the deck on the bridge over I-94 that takes drivers from northbound I-35W into downtown.

NB I-35W to 11th St./Grant St. overnight closure May 16

As part of the I-94 overnight closure, the access from NB I-35W into downtown will also be closed. Beginning 9 p.m., Thu, May 16, the access from NB I-35W to 11th St./Grant St. in downtown will be closed until 5 a.m., Fri, May 17.

Midtown Greenway daytime closure May 20

On Mon, May 20, the Midtown Greenway will be closed from 6 a.m. to noon. Greenway users should follow the posted detours. Crews will be pouring the deck on the new southbound I-35W ramp to Lake St. over the Midtown Greenway. To do this safely, we need to close the Midtown Greenway for half a day.

*All closures are weather permitting and subject to change. 

More about this project

To learn more, including all current traffic impacts and detour routes, visit the project website at: mndot.gov/35w94

Metro Transit bus routes will be impacted as a result of construction. For updated route information, and to sign up for Rider Alerts, visit metrotransit.org/35W.

Minnesota Valley Transit Authority routes will be impacted as a result of construction. For updated route information, visit mvta.com

Stay connected

MnDOT  •  mndot.gov

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