abc
QUICK LINKS:

Time-Lapse: Larpenteur Ave. Bridge Finishes Sliding into Place

Updated: 07/12/2014 1:31 PM
Created: 07/12/2014 1:28 PM KSTP.com
By: McKenzie Gernes

The new Larpenteur Avenue bridge over Interstate 35E finished moving into place early Friday morning.

A representative from the Minnesota Department of Transportation says the move was completed around 2 a.m. Friday and that the bridge is now fully resting on the abutments and piers.

Crews had closed Interstate 35E in both directions between Wheelock Parkway and Larpenteur Avenue from 10 p.m. Thursday through 5 a.m. Friday to complete the move; all lanes are now open to traffic.


Winter Weather Advisory

MN AREAS AFFECTED: Anoka; Carver; Chisago; Dakota; Goodhue; Hennepin; Isanti; Kanabec; Ramsey; Rice; Scott; Sherburne; Washington; Wright
Expires: 3/3/2015 9:00 PM

Winter Weather Advisory

WI AREAS AFFECTED: Barron; Chippewa; Dunn; Eau Claire; Pepin; Pierce; Polk; Rusk; St. Croix
Expires: 3/3/2015 9:00 PM

Minneapolis/St. Paul

Clear
12°
29° | 22°
  • Feels like: 12° F
  • Wind: WSW 3mph
  • Humidity: 77%
  • Tue Morning snow
    30° | -1°
  • Wed Mix of sun and clouds
    9° | -6°
  • Thu Sunshine
    19° | 14°
  • Fri Partly cloudy
    37° | 17°

Video

KSTP NEWS