Southbound I-494 Closures, Detours Scheduled for Sept. 25 - 28
Sep 23, 2015 09:16PM
● By Wendy Erlien
(Provided by the Minnesota Department of Transportation)
Beginning 10 p.m. Friday, Sept. 25 through 5 a.m. Monday, Sept. 28, southbound I-494 between I-694 and I-94 in Maple Grove and I-394 in Minnetonka will encounter a detour (weather permitting).
"Southbound I-494 between I-694/94 in Maple Grove and I-394 in Minnetonka will be closed. This includes all southbound I-494 ramps between I-694/94 and I-394," according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation website.
Concrete repairs and bridge painting are among the work crews will be
doing throughout the weekend.
Detours around the closure include:
- Eastbound I-694/94
- Southbound Highway 169
- Westbound I-394
- Southbound Carlson Parkway
- Eastbound I-394 to southbound I-494
In addition to this closure, the ramp from eastbound I-94 to Weaver Lake Road is anticipated to be continued to be closed until Oct. 15, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation.