Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

Aug. 1, 2017

I-35E in North Metro scheduled to close overnight Aug. 1

County Road J ramp to southbound I-35E will also close

ROSEVILLE, Minn. – Motorists traveling in both directions of Interstate 35E in Vadnais Heights and Lino Lakes will encounter a closure and detour Tuesday, Aug. 1 (tonight) as maintenance crews continue emergency repairs on an overhead sign.

Beginning at 10 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 1, northbound I-35E between I-694 in Vadnais Heights and County Road J in Lino Lakes will close. Northbound motorists will be detoured to eastbound I-694 and northbound Highway 61. Northbound I-35E entrance ramps from east and westbound I-694, County Road E and County Road 96 will close.

In addition, beginning at 10 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 1, southbound I-35E will close at the I-35W/35E split. Motorists will be detoured to southbound I-35W in order to bypass the closure. The southbound I-35E entrance ramps from County Road 14 and County Road J will also close.

The overnight work is expected to be complete by 5 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 2.

For updated road condition information, call 511 or visit www.511mn.org.

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