Weekend Work

CenterPoint Energy will be working on weekends in the area of 19th Av S and Riverside Av for the next 6 weeks starting the weekend of April 28th. This work will include a variety of construction activities but is likely to include heavy machinery such as backhoes, vacuum trucks, and dump trucks.

As the 2012 construction activities continues on Riverside Ave, the city will continue to provide additional updates when weekend work is expected.

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Northbound 35W Exit Ramp to Washington Avenue to Close

The new bridge over I-35W will connect the Central Corridor LRT to the Hiawatha LRT line. Crews have begun to remove the deck forms from the bridge during nighttime hours.

This work will require

nightly lane restrictions on I-35W
the northbound I-35W exit ramp to Washington Avenue/3rd Street will be closed Wednesday October 19th at 10 PM to 5 AM October 20th.


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Cedar & Wash. Traffic Changes

After a short weather delay, the traffic change for the West Bank light rail construction at Cedar Avenue and Washington Avenue is here.

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The Latest Construction Updates

At a Glance:

Cedar Avenue Bridge down to one lane each way; sidewalk closed on the west side
Washington Avenue detour to change from south side of the trench (near The Hub and The Red Sea) to the north side (Seven Corner)

View the interactive map to see what’s going on with CONSTRUCTION on the West Bank.

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Overnight Closures of 35W Ramps



Interstate 35W Ramp Closures



35W N to Washington Ave/ 3rd St

August 8

10PM – 5AM

Ramp from 35W northbound to Washington Ave/ 3rd Street will be closed form 10PM Monday, August 8th, to 5AM Tuesday, August 9th, to set bridge beams.  Learn more here.



35W S to 94 & Washington Ave to 35W S

August 10

12AM – 5AM

Ramps from Washington Ave to 35W south and from 35W southbound to Interstate 94 will be closed form 12AM Wednesday, August 10th, to 5AM Thursday, August 11th, to set bridge beams.  Learn more …

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Interactive Construction Map

Check out the West Bank Street Map to see the latest on construction project in the area

West Bank Minneapolis Construction Map

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