Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

Sept. 8, 2017

31st Street Ramp to Southbound I-35W in Minneapolis to close Sept. 12

ROSEVILLE, Minn. –The 31st Street ramp to southbound I-35W will close the morning of Tuesday, Sept. 12 as crews install underground utilities. Motorists should follow the posted detour, 31st Street to Stevens Avenue to 36th Street. The ramp is expected to reopen by the end of Oct. 2017.

In addition, Monday, Sept. 18, the southbound I-35W ramp to 35th Street will also close while private utilities are relocated. The ramp is expected to reopen the week of Sept. 25.

Nightly lane closures along I-35W between downtown Minneapolis and 43rd Street will continue to occur as crews conduct night work; all lanes will be open between 5 a.m. and 9 p.m. each day.

The work is part of the larger four-year Minnesota Department of Transportation project 35W@94: Downtown to Crosstown.

Please plan ahead, know your route and check 511 and the project web site for updates: www.511mn.org.