Construction will shut down Interstate 35W north between Roseville and Minneapolis and Interstate 494 east in Bloomington starting Friday night.
Resurfacing will close I-35W north between Fourth Street SE in Minneapolis and Ramsey County Road C in Roseville starting at 10 p.m. Friday with ramp closings starting around 9 p.m., the Minnesota Department of Transportation said Tuesday.
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Drivers will be detoured around the closure via Interstate 694, Interstate 35E, Interstate 94 and Minnesota Highway 280. The road's expected to reopen by 5 a.m. Monday. MnDOT also said to expect several other weekend northbound and southbound I-35W closures in that stretch through Aug. 20.
I-494 east also closes at 10 p.m. Friday until 5 a.m. Monday from U.S. Highway 169 to Minnesota Highway 100. Crews are building an entrance ramp from East Bush Lake Road in Bloomington to I-494 west and will be installing beams on the ramp this weekend, MnDOT said.
Westbound I-494 will close from 10 p.m. on July 20 to 5 a.m. on July 23 to complete the beam installation.