Open houses set for I-35W study

The Minnesota Department of Transportation will host open houses regarding an initiative to identify a managed lane concept and improvement strategies along I-35W between downtown Minneapolis and Forest Lake.

The first open house will be from 5 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 19 at Blaine City Hall, 10801 Town Square Dr. NE. A presentation will be at 5:30 p.m. The second will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 21, at the Hennepin County Central Library, 300 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis. A presentation will be at 11:30 a.m. The public will be able to provide feedback to the project team and ask questions.

For more information about the study, visit With questions, or to submit comments, contact Bill Goff of MnDOT (651-234-7797, [email protected]) or Todd Polum of SRF Consulting Group, Inc. (763-475-0010, [email protected]).