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80th Street, Innovation ramps reopen this week, Jamaica closes
The Highway 61 repaving project that has shut down various entrance and exit ramps in Cottage Grove throughout the summer is moving into the final stages, according to an update from the Minnesota Department of Transportation. The Innovation Road on-ramps and off-ramps to and from...
September 21, 2010 - 2:15pm
September 10, 2010
Highway 61 re-paving project more than halfway finished
The Highway 61 repaving project is more than halfway finished, according to Minnesota Department of Transportation project update. The 80th Street exit ramp from southbound Highway 61 is currently closed, and the marked detour route is the Jamaica Avenue exit. On Friday, the entrance...
September 10, 2010 - 9:00am
September 7, 2010
Possible delays overnight on southbound Highway 61
Motorists traveling southbound Highway 61 into Hastings may experience delays overnight beginning Sept. 7 when the roadway is reduced to a single lane between approximately Spiral Bridge Road (the entrance to Hub's Marina) and the Hastings Bridge. The lane closure will take place...
September 7, 2010 - 4:07pm
September 1, 2010
Short-term closures scheduled for Stillwater Lift Bridge
The Stillwater Lift Bridge will be temporarily closed overnight between 8 p.m. and 5 a.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 7, Wednesday, Sept. 8, and Thursday, Sept. 9, to replace malfunctioning electrical cables that power the gate arm system controlling traffic across the two-lane bridge, according...
September 1, 2010 - 9:15am
August 26, 2010
Wakota Bridge lane closures start Thursday
Motorists will experience lane closures on eastbound Interstate 494 from Fifth Avenue in South St. Paul to Highway 61 in Newport, in the area of the Wakota Bridge, according to a Minnesota Department of Transportation Press Release. The lane closure will be in effect between 7 p.m....
August 26, 2010 - 11:28am
August 18, 2010
Wakota Bridge lane closures scheduled this week
Motorists will experience delays on westbound Interstate 494 at the Wakota Bridge at 9 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 19 when the westbound roadway is reduced to a single lane until 5 a.m. Friday, Aug. 20. All westbound lanes will be open during the day on Friday. Westbound lanes will be reduced...
August 18, 2010 - 1:55pm
Lane closures planned on Hastings bridge
Motorists may encounter intermittent, temporary lane closures and possible delays on Highway 61 through downtown Hastings between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 19 and Friday, Aug.
August 18, 2010 - 10:58am
Transit study gets green light
Eastern Twin Cities and western Wisconsin officials want an upcoming study to serve as a roadmap for future transit improvements along Interstate 94. A coalition of elected officials touted the beginning of an 18-month analysis of Interstate 94 as a significant step toward improving...
August 18, 2010 - 9:08am
August 16, 2010
Hwy. 61 traffic set to shift again this week
Take heart Highway 61 motorists: this summer's $23 million repaving of Highway 61 through Cottage Grove that began in June has reached its halfway point, said a Minnesota Department of Transportation spokesperson on Monday. Work is set to begin on repaving the southbound roadway,...
August 16, 2010 - 4:09pm
August 5, 2010
Rollover on 80th Street injures three in Cottage Grove
Charges are pending after three were injured Thursday in a midday rollover accident on 80th Street in Cottage Grove. Police were forced to cut...
August 5, 2010 - 4:33pm
August 4, 2010
Waiting for Wakota no more
A day hasn't passed since she was first elected in 1993 that Washington county Commissioner Myra Peterson hasn't worried about the Wakota Bridge. With last Thursday's ceremony marking the opening of the $300 million Interstate 494 bridge's eastbound span between Newport and South...
August 4, 2010 - 8:04am
November 19, 2009
County to pay to test traffic device
Commuters approaching one rural Washington County intersection next year may notice something unusual: a flashing stop sign. They may not realize, however, that a radar device determined they were traveling too fast to stop safely at the intersection, triggering the flashing sign. The...
November 19, 2009 - 10:23am
September 3, 2009
I-494 project catches heat; safety concerns raised
If you have grumbled this summer about road construction along I-494 in Woodbury, just wait. State transportation officials say traffic will be worse next spring and summer as crews try to complete a roughly $35 million lane-expanding project along the highway in time to coincide...
September 3, 2009 - 8:44am
January 12, 2009
Traffic delays expected during Radio/EB 94 traffic signal project
Work has begun to install a new traffic signal system at the intersection of Radio Drive and the new I-94 eastbound frontage road. Earlier this week, utility crews began taking, raising and setting the new signal poles and mast arms, and making final connections and testing for the...
January 12, 2009 - 11:14am
January 9, 2009
New traffic signal timing implemented on Valley Creek Road
Washington County and the City of Woodbury have partnered to install a new coordinated traffic signal control system along Valley Creek Road (County Highway 16) in western Woodbury that is expected to reduce travel times along this arterial roadway. The system is operational now...
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am