I-494

MnDOT says project will take three years to complete By Paul Wahl & Alicia Miller SUN SAILOR NEWSPAPERS/SUN PRESS NEWSPAPERS   In the coming months, delays on I-494 north of Plymouth will more likely be attributed to construction than to congestion. Representatives of Plymouth and Maple Grove gathered July 23 near the entrance to the [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

Funds for a permanent third lane are being identified and red tape is being sorted – will it be enough?  Plymouth is moving steadily closer to the possibility of a permanent third lane on I-494 from Highway 55 to the Fish Lake Road interchange in Maple Grove — but everything needs to fall into place [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

Two major road projects affecting portions of Maple Grove will soon begin construction. Starting this July, the pavement rehabilitation project for Interstate 494, which will include segments of road from Interstate 694 (Fish Lake Interchange) to Interstate 394. The other project set to begin will be the completion of Highway 610 from Elm Creek Boulevard [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

Mayor Steffenson testifies in favor of 3rd lane Maple Grove Mayor Mark Steffenson headed to the Minnesota Capital March 4 in order to testify in favor of a possible future project that would add a third lane to Interstate 494 from Interstate 694 (Fish Lake Interchange) in Maple Grove south to Interstate 394 in Minnetonka. [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

MnDOT hits the brakes, looks at a permanent lane instead  An unexpected announcement came at a Feb. 11 Plymouth City Council meeting – Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) has halted progress on the controversial dynamic shoulder project on I-494 through Plymouth in favor of reexamining the possibility of a highly sought-after general purpose third lane. [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
up arrow
up arrow