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May 17, 2022

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Northbound I-35W in Minneapolis closing May 20-23

ROSEVILLE, Minn. – Motorist traveling on northbound Interstate 35W between Hwy 62 and I-94 in Minneapolis will encounter a weekend closure beginning Friday, May 20.

Weather permitting, northbound I-35W will be closed and detoured between Highway 62 and I-94 beginning at 10 p.m. Friday, May 20. During the closure, crews will repair concrete pavement on northbound I-35W. Motorists should follow the signed detour using westbound Highway 62, northbound Highway 100 and eastbound I-394 and I-94 to access I-35W.
The following ramps also will be closed beginning at 9 p.m.:

  • Highway 62 ramp to northbound I-35W
  • 60th Street ramp to northbound I-35W
  • Diamond Lake Road ramp to northbound I-35W
  • 46th Street ramp to northbound I-35W
  • 35th Street ramp to northbound I-35W

All lanes and ramps are scheduled to reopen by 5 a.m. Monday, May 23.

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