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May 10, 2022

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Westbound I-94 in Minneapolis closing May 13-16

ROSEVILLE, Minn. — Motorist traveling on westbound Interstate 94 between I-35W and Nicollet Avenue in Minneapolis will encounter a weekend closure beginning Friday, May 13.

Weather permitting, westbound I- 94 will be closed and detoured between I-35W and Nicollet Avenue beginning at 10 p.m. Friday, May 13. During the closure, crews will repair concrete pavement on westbound I-94. Motorists should follow the signed detour using southbound I-35W, westbound Highway 62, northbound Highway 100 and eastbound I-394 to access I-94.

The following ramps also will be closed beginning at 9 p.m.:

  • I-94 ramp to 11th Street
  • Washington Avenue/4th St ramp to westbound I-94
  • I-35W southbound to I-94 westbound
  • 35W northbound ramp to westbound I-94
  • 16th St/4th Avenue ramp to Westbound I-94

All lanes and ramps are scheduled to reopen by 5 a.m. Monday, May 13.

When possible, motorists should avoid cutting through neighborhoods and help keep the community safe by using posted detour routes.