Here is the latest list of problems on metro area roads
|Crash on Mainline||I-494 WB @ Lake Rd||Left lane blocked|
|Crash on Mainline||I-94 WB @ Co Rd 81||Left shoulder blocked|
|Stall on Mainline||I-94 EB @ LaSalle Ave||Right shoulder blocked|
|Stall on Mainline||U.S.169 NB @ Minnetonka Blvd||Right lane blocked|
|Stall on Mainline||I-94 WB @ Co Rd 19||1 lane blocked|
|Stall on Mainline||I-94 EB @ Co Rd 19||Just cleared|
|Stall on Mainline||T.H.62 EB @ 28th Ave||Right shoulder blocked|
|Crash on Mainline||I-35W NB @ Co Rd 42||Right shoulder blocked|
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New bottlenecks developed on 7th Street in downtown Minneapolis Monday as work on sewer line began at the intersection of Nicollet Mall.
More people in the southern suburbs are riding the bus. The Minnesota Valley Transit Authority (MVTA) on Friday released numbers that show ridership is up 6 percent for the first six months of 2015 when compared with the same period last year.
Another round of metro area freeway closures is on tap for the weekend making it that much harder to get to major events which includes the Minneapolis Aquatennial's signature fireworks and other festivities (see below) while the Twins host the New York Yankees in a three-game series Friday through Sunday at Target Field.
This just in. The westbound lanes of I-394 between downtown Minneapolis and Hwy. 100 in Golden Valley will be open by 5 a.m. Friday, the Minnesota Department of Transportation said.