I-35W closures begin June 12
From the Minnesota Department of Transportation:
Motorists will encounter detours and possibly increased congestion on Metro Area roadways starting at 10 p.m. Friday, June 12, when all lanes of northbound I-35W, from Highway 62 to I-94, and all lanes of southbound I-35W from 60th Street to Highway 62, close for the weekend. All lanes will reopen by 5 a.m., Monday, June 15. Highway 62 will remain open during the weekend.
The closure is needed for bridge deck repair and pavement work along I-35W and for placement of bridge segments at the eastern junction of I-35W and Highway 62.
Motorists are advised to follow the posted detours:
For northbound I-35W: Highway 62 west to Highway 100 north to I-394 east
For southbound I-35W: Highway 62 east to Highway 77 south to I-494 west
In addition to the weekend closures, the Lake Street Metro Transit bus stop will close June 12 at 10 p.m. and will remain closed for approximately 10 weeks.