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April 12, 2019
Weekend I-94 closure in Woodbury postponed due to snow
Road and ramp closures around Interstate 94 in Woodbury originally scheduled to begin Friday night, April 12, have been rescheduled due to snow,...
April 12, 2019 - 10:05am
April 5, 2019
Construction alert: I-94 closure in Woodbury scheduled for April 12-15
Minnesota Department of Transportation is alerting motorists of upcoming ramp and road closures on eastbound I-94 in Washington County as crews...
April 5, 2019 - 9:19am
March 16, 2019
Flooding closes stretch of Manning Avenue
COTTAGE GROVE --A stretch of Manning Avenue between 70th and 80th Streets is closed due to flooding. The flooded roadway, also known as CSAH...
March 16, 2019 - 10:55am
November 17, 2018
For those who can't drive 55, MnDOT initiative for state highways is just the ticket
ST. PAUL -- This one’s for all the speed demons out there. As motorists might have noticed, stretches of state highways have seen speed limits...
November 17, 2018 - 7:30am
September 27, 2018
Semitrailer fire closes lanes on St. Croix Bridge
A semitrailer fire on eastbound Interstate 94 closed several lanes of traffic at the St. Croix River Bridge during Thursday afternoon rush hour...
September 27, 2018 - 11:16pm
September 21, 2018
City, MnDOT gauge noise wall interest
COTTAGE GROVE — The city and Minnesota Department of Transportation are considering a noise-blocking barrier along Highway 61 and East...
September 21, 2018 - 12:00pm
August 7, 2018
I-494 work will slow travel starting this month near Newport
The long-awaited lane extension on Interstate-494 is beginning this month, slowing traffic during the construction, but with the goal of breaking...
August 7, 2018 - 3:11pm
April 14, 2018
As winter wanes, construction season approaches
COTTAGE GROVE — The city will be light on road construction this year, with only a handful of road projects to disrupt traffic. The city...
April 14, 2018 - 6:47pm
November 4, 2009
National Parks Service has concerns about cable bridge option for Highway 61 Hastings bridge
Concerns raised by the National Parks Service, and general scheduling conflicts, have caused a delay in the release of the request for proposals (RFP) for the Highway 61 bridge replacement project. The RFP will likely include both the cable-supported and the arch bridge options....
November 4, 2009 - 9:21am
MnDOT names possible Hastings bridge builders
The Minnesota Department of Transportation on Monday released the names of the contractor teams that will be considered for the Highway 61 bridge replacement project. The teams are Flatiron/Kiewit, Lunda/Ames, and PCL/Edward Kraemer and Sons. MnDOT Project Manager Steve Kordosky...
November 4, 2009 - 8:30am
POLITICAL NOTEBOOK: Fed money helps road work
ST. PAUL - In the next few days, Minnesotans will see federal economic stimulus funds in the form of orange barrels. The Minnesota Department of Transportation has scheduled the start of many federally funded highway projects in the next week. "MnDOT identified more than 60 projects...
May 4, 2009 - 7:59am
February 20, 2009
MnDOT faces $65 billion in needs over 20 years
BEMIDJI -- State officials project Minnesota's transportation needs for the next 20 years at $65 billion -- but they expect to see only $15 billion...
February 20, 2009 - 8:10am
February 18, 2009
Open house planned on Hastings bridge
The Minnesota Department of Transportation will provide an opportunity for the community to learn about the options for the future Highway 61 Mississippi River bridge in Hastings at an open house on Tuesday, March 3. The public and business owners are invited to the Hastings City...
February 18, 2009 - 1:46pm
February 2, 2009
MnDOT will hold office hours at Hastings City Hall
In an effort to reach out to the community during the Hastings bridge replacement project, the Minnesota Department of Transportation will begin holding office hours twice a month at Hastings City Hall. There is also an open house scheduled separate from the office hours, from 3...
February 2, 2009 - 7:50am
January 30, 2009
Highway 61 project on stimulus list
A pavement preservation project on Highway 61 from Trunk Highway 10 to 12th Street in Newport is on the Minnesota Department of Transportation's draft list for federal stimulus funding. Not every project on the list is likely to get funding from the economic stimulus legislation...
January 30, 2009 - 3:43pm