I-94 Closure Re-Scheduled for the Weekend of January 20-23, 2017
Due to weather conditions, the closure planned for the weekend of January 13-16 has been postponed to the following weekend. Weather permitting - I-94 will be closed in both directions between Maple Grove Parkway and the new interchange of Highway 610 and I-94 the weekend of January 20-23 for demolition of the 101st Avenue N. bridge crossing I-94 in Maple Grove. Lane closures will begin at 9 p.m. Friday, Jan. 20 as construction crews begin preliminary work for the bridge removal. The interstate will close in each direction from 10 p.m. Friday, Jan. 20 until 5 a.m. Monday, Jan. 23.
During the closure, signed detours will be provided via the following routes:
- Westbound I-94: Detour north on Highway 169 and west on new Highway 610 to reach westbound I-94.
- Eastbound I-94: Detour east on new Highway 610 and south on Highway 169 to reach eastbound I-94.
NOTE: Local traffic on westbound I-94 will be able to exit at I-494, Hemlock Lane (County Road 61), Weaver Lake Road and Maple Grove Parkway; however, motorists will not be able to travel from Maple Grove Parkway to westbound I-94.
Please refer to the MnDOT website for further details on this.