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April 24, 2019 - 10:38 am
Now that winter is (mostly) behind us, time to start looking at Minnesota's second season: Road Construction. RELATED: See the full list of projects and traffic impacts around Minnesota This weekend, there is a major road closure as part of the four-year reconstruction project on 35W south of...
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March 20, 2019 - 7:53 am
MNDot crews are going to repair the growing pothole problem on 35W north south of downtown Minneapolis, but that means lane closures. Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., 35W north will be reduced to one lane between 46th Street and 94, so expect delays. Potholes are at their worst in the spring. But...
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Paul and Jordana
November 29, 2018 - 6:20 pm
Wednesday afternoon’s commute was the subject of nightmares. A weather system that brought just two inches of snow to the Metro area was enough to snarl traffic and create hundreds of accidents. Since the snow was expected, some commuters asked Paul and Jordana if MNDoT could have done a better job...
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David Gonzalez
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November 21, 2018 - 3:37 pm
After more than a year of being closed, St. Paul's High Bridge reopens to traffic today. Work was completed to construct a new bridge deck, after an inspection revealed the old deck was deteriorating. The bridge connects St. Paul's West Seventh neighborhood and the West Side and West St. Paul...
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Steve Simpson
August 10, 2018 - 9:39 am
Get ready for yet another weekend closure on 35W, but it will not be nearly as extensive as the shutdown over the past two weekends. MNDot says north and southbound lanes will be closed between Fourth Street Southeast in Minneapolis and Highway 36 in Roseville for road resurfacing. The road will...
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By Edgar Linares
Edgar Linares
June 29, 2018 - 9:11 pm
Road crews are dealing with flooded roads due our recent rainstorms. “My peers around the state are dealing with high-water and lots of water from Duluth all the way down to the Twin Cities and out to Sioux Falls,” said Jed Falgren, MnDOT Maintenance-Engineer for District 7. In Henderson, three of...
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