Upcoming 14th and 18th Avenue at Fourth Street Closures

As part of the Fourth Street construction project we shared earlier this month, please be aware of two upcoming road closures: 

  • A portion of 18th Avenue SE between Fourth Street SE and University Avenue SE 
  • 14th Avenue SE between Fourth Street SE and University Avenue SE will be restricted to Southbound traffic only 

During this time, buildings in the affected closure areas and Lot 58 in the map below will only be accessible from University Avenue SE. Thank you for your patience as construction continues.

Map showing the above mentioned impacts
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Beginning on June 17, Washington Avenue Ramp and the surrounding area will be undergoing maintenance. Traffic impacts are expected.

On Saturday, June 15, Metro Transit will make changes to transit service throughout the metro. Quarterly service changes adapt and adjust the service based on current and projected ridership and the available resources and driver workforce. 

Routes that serve the University of Minnesota will reduce trip frequency for the summer months but will restore trips when the U of M resumes classes in the fall. 

From Monday, June 3 through Wednesday, July 10, Pleasant Street SE between Arlington Street and the Washington Avenue Bridge will be closed to all vehicle traffic. Additionally, the Washington Avenue Bridge will be closed to westbound vehicles. 

As part of the Fourth Street construction project we shared earlier this month, please be aware of two upcoming road closures.

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