Three crashes on the metro system have cleared.
Eastbound 494 at Dodd Road.
Northbound Cedar Avenue at Hwy. 62
Westbound 694 at White Bear Avenue.
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A major pavement failure developed during the Wednesday morning rush hour at Hwy. 241 in St. Michael. The interstate reopened around 4:30 p.m.
Signs above the HOT lanes marked with a diamond displayed the word “open,” the term MnDOT uses to let drivers know the lanes are open to all drivers and can legally be used for free.
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.