Weekend I-94 & Hennepin/Lyndale Ave closures for 3 weekends in May, 2018
Weekend Closure Alert: I-94 between I-394 and I-35W, will close from 10 p.m. Fri., May 4 until 5 a.m. Mon., May 7. In addition, Hennepin/Lyndale Ave. between Dunwoody Blvd and Oak Grove St, near Loring Park, will be closed during the same time.
The closures are for repainting the Irene Hixon Whitney Bridge, over I-94 between the Sculpture Garden and Loring Park. Two additional weekend closures for the same stretch of I-94 and Hennepin Avenue/Lyndale Avenue are scheduled for May 11-14 and May 18-21. Restoring the bridge’s wooden deck will continue into August. Use transit, bike, or try carpooling (free use of HOV lanes!) as an alternative.