Highway 610, ramps near downtown Minneapolis closed this weekend

Highway 610, ramps near downtown Minneapolis closed this weekend Photo: KSTP

Updated: October 18, 2019 05:35 AM

Drivers have been getting a break the last couple of weeks from some of the usual weekend projects, but crews will be out in full force this weekend working in the northwest metro, downtown Minneapolis and the south metro.

Highway 610 westbound is closing from County Road 81 to I-94 in Maple Grove starting at 10 p.m. Friday for concrete repairs. Drivers can follow the detour to Highway 169 and take either County Road 81 or I-94 from there. The roadway is scheduled to reopen by 5 a.m. Monday. Learn more about the project. 


A number of ramps will close near downtown Minneapolis. I-35W southbound the ramp to I-94 westbound is closing beginning at 10 Friday until 5 a.m. Monday. Drivers will be detoured to Highway 280 and I-94. Watch for these ramp closures during the same time frame:

  • I-35W northbound to 3rd Street, 4th Street, and Washington Avenue
  • Highway 55/Hiawatha westbound to 3rd Street and Washington Avenue

In Bloomington, 106 Street will be closed near I-35W between Verdi Road and Lyndale Avenue. Crews will be demolishing part of the I-35W bridge. The work begins at 9 p.m. Friday and the roadway is expected to reopen by 5 a.m. Monday. Learn more about the project. 

In Oakdale, the Hadley Avenue bridge will be opened to traffic on Saturday at about 5 p.m. Construction will continue through Thanksgiving with additional segments opening throughout the upcoming weeks, according to the City of Oakdale. 

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