Southbound I-35W: The left lane will be closed starting at 10 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 27 to 5 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 28 between Franklin Avenue and 42nd Street. This reduces the freeway to one lane in that stretch because of previous lane closures.
I-35W: The southbound lanes will be closed between I-94 and Highway 62 starting at 10 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 28 to 5 a.m., Friday. March 1. Access to downtown Minneapolis from northbound I-35W will also be closed.
Crews will install beams on the 24th Street bridge and will patch parts of the freeway that have developed pot holes and ruts. The detour is I-94 west to I-394 west to Highway 100 south to Highway 62 east to I-35W.