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Sept. 8, 2022

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Northbound I-35E near Apple Valley/Eagan closing Sept. 9-12 

Several ramps to northbound I-35E also will close

ROSEVILLE, Minn. – Motorists traveling northbound on Interstate 35E between Highway 77/Cedar Ave near Apple Valley and I-494 in Mendota Heights will encounter a weekend closure beginning Friday, Sept. 9.

Weather permitting, northbound I-35E will be closed and detoured between Highway 77/Cedar Avenue and I-494 at 9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 9, so crews can paint Highway 55 bridge over the roadway.  Motorists should follow the signed detour using northbound Highway 77, eastbound I-494, and southbound I-35E to bypass the closure

The following ramps to northbound I-35E also will be closed beginning at 8 p.m.:

  • Highway 77/Cedar Avenue
  • Cliff Road
  • Diffley Road
  • Pilot Knob Road
  • Lone Oak Road

All lanes and ramps are scheduled to reopen by 5 a.m., Monday, Sept. 12.

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

For more information and to sign up for email updates, please visit mndot.gov/metro/projects/hwy55mpls-invergroveheights.