Portion of westbound I-94 in Minneapolis to close May 29 weekend

All westbound lanes of I-94, between I-394 (just north of Downtown) and I-694 will close to all traffic from 10 p.m. Friday, May 29 through 5 a.m. Monday, June 1. Minnesota Department of Transportation crews will prep and paint the 7th Street North, Lyndale Avenue, Plymouth Avenue and 4th Street bridges during the closure.

In addition to the lane closures, the following ramps to westbound I-94 will also close for the weekend:

The posted detour is I-394 West to Highway 169 North to I-94 West. All traffic will be directed off westbound I-94 at I-394. Drivers who want to travel to Highway 55 will be permitted to proceed, but must leave the freeway at this exit.

The bridge cleaning and other scheduled work along I-94 will be done weather permitting. For statewide traffic, construction and travel information visit www.mndot.gov .

May 28, 2009

Published May 28, 2009