Minneapolis drivers will see delays and detours starting Monday, May 6 on I-94 and I-35W as part of the Park and Portland Avenue bridges reconstruction project.
On Monday, the Portland Avenue bridge will close at 6 a.m. between E. 15th Street and E. 18th Street. The Park Avenue bridge will close at 9 a.m. between E. 17th Street and E. 18th Street. Both bridges will reopen in early August.
Motorists can expect overnight and weekend delays with closures at 10 p.m. that reopen at 5 a.m. the following day.
The Minnesota Department of Transportation released the following closure schedule:
-10 p.m. Monday, May 6 eastbound I-94 between the I-35W/94 split and Highway 55 will close.
-10 p.m. Tuesday, May 7 northbound I-35W between westbound Highway 65 and Park Avenue will close.
-10 p.m. Wednesday, May 8 southbound I-35W between Highway 55 and Franklin Avenue will close.
-10 p.m. Thursday, May 9 westbound I-94 between Highway 280 and Highway 65 will close.
Closures will redirect to westbound and eastbound I-694, Highway 280 and northbound and southbound I-35W.