Road Construction Projects
Update 8/7: Ramsey County will close Rice Street in the two areas below to while work to raise the road surface is completed.
- Week of August 19: Rice Street from Gramsie Road south to the railroad bridge.
- Week of August 26: Hodgson Road from Gramsie Road north to Highway 96. Traffic will be detoured onto Rice Street and Highway 96.
Update 6/25: Rice Street is now open in both directions. Ramsey County will begin work to raise the road surface in late July. Learn more at ramseycounty.us/
Hodgson Road will be closed to traffic between Hawes Avenue and Demar Avenue from 6 pm on Friday, August 16 until 5 am on Monday, August 19. During the closure water and sewer connection for Whistler Pines will be installed.
Ramsey County is reconstructing the interchange at I-694 and Rice Street adjacent to the communities of Shoreview, Little Canada and Vadnais Heights. All traffic from North Owasso Boulevard to Vadnais Boulevard is on the east half of the road with one lane open in each direction. The stop light at Vadnais Lake Boulevard and Rice Street is an all-way stop. The west half of the road is closed for construction.
- View full project details including closures and detours at ramseycounty.us/694Rice.
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35W North MNPass
Update June 13: The County Road I exit from Southbound I-35W is now closed for construction. The exit will reopen in late fall 2019.
Update May 28: Beginning 8 pm Tuesday, May 28, SB I-35W will be reduced to three lanes between the northern Highway 10 interchange and Mounds View Boulevard until November 2019. Beginning June 7 the ramp from southbound I-35W to County Road I will be closed.
MnDOT’s I-35W North MnPASS project between Roseville and Lino Lakes began in early April. Drivers should prepare for lane and ramp closures during the three-year project, which will repair aging infrastructure and improve mobility on the freeway
Public Works will complete a number of rehabilitation and reconstruction projects this year.