Please check www.511mn.org for real-time updates and the project web page. All closures are weather permitting and subject to change.
About this weekend: I-35W will be closed in both directions from I-94 to Highway 280 for paving. The ramps are expected to start closing about 9 p.m. In addition, I-35W north between Highway 62 and I-94 will be closed from 10 p.m. Friday, Sept. 13 to noon, Saturday, Sept. 14. This will require an extended detour until noon Saturday on I-35W for those going north. The detour includes:
- I-35W Detour 10 p.m. Friday until noon Saturday: Highway 62 west to Highway 100 north to I-394 east to I-94 east to Highway 280 to I-35W north. (See attached map for this closure.)
- I-35W detour from noon Saturday until 5 a.m. Monday: Highway 280 and I-94.
The ramps from Highway 55 west to I-94 west and to 3rd Street and Washington Avenue are also closed.
The weekend closure will close access between downtown Minneapolis and I-35W south.