MnDOT repair of CR 22 Bridge over Interstate 35
Tentatively, MnDOT is planning to shut down CR 22 over Interstate 35 from 9:00am to 3:00pm on Monday, June 27 to remove MnDOT traffic barriers and replace with contractor barriers and restripe the bridge in preparation for the work to replace the damaged bridge beam.
Starting Tuesday night, June 28, at 7:00pm CR 22 will be closed to traffic until 5:00am on Wednesday, June 29 to remove the beam and deck. It will also be closed to traffic on Wednesday night, June 29, and Thursday night, June 30. CR 22 traffic will be detoured, Interstate 35 southbound will be routed up and down the ramps with no access to CR 22. Northbound 35 will be reduced to 1 lane in the area of the bridge but the ramps will remain open to exit or enter northbound.
There may be one additional night closure on Tuesday, July 5, 2016, if needed. The closure would be from 7:00pm until 5:00am. The State Patrol will be on site during the night closures.