One-block stretch of Washington Avenue closing to traffic

Eastbound Washington Avenue South from Hennepin Avenue to Marquette Avenue will be closed to traffic from 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 8, to 5 a.m., Monday, Sept. 12.

The temporary closure is related to construction work on Nicollet Mall.

Motorists will be detoured at Hennepin to Fourth Street, then to Marquette Avenue and back to Washington Avenue.

For more information about construction projects impacting downtown traffic, visit

Published Sep 8, 2016