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June 7, 2022

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Southbound Interstate 494 weekend road closure in Woodbury, June 10-13

Roseville, Minn. – Motorists traveling southbound on Interstate 494 in Woodbury will encounter a second full closure this weekend as crews continue to make concrete pavement repairs.
Beginning at 10 p.m. Friday, June 10, southbound I-494 will be closed between I-94 and Lake Road.  Motorists traveling through the area will be directed to follow the posted detour of I-94 to Hwy 61. 

All southbound I-494 entrance and exit ramps will also be closed by 9 p.m. in the work area except the Lake Road entrance ramp to southbound I-494. All northbound entrance and exit ramps will remain open during the work.

The southbound I-494 road and ramp closures are expected to be lifted by 5 a.m. Monday, June 13.

Construction activities and traffic impacts are weather dependent and subject to change. MnDOT urges motorists to always be attentive, drive with caution, slow down in work zones where workers are present.