Traffic restrictions begin Monday for Central Entrance, Mesaba Avenue
Beginning Monday, motorists will encounter traffic restrictions at the intersection of Central Entrance and Mesaba Avenue due to construction.
Eastbound Central Entrance at Mesaba Avenue will be reduced to one lane of traffic. The right turn lane to Mesaba Avenue and the right lane of traffic will both be closed. Motorists will need to use the left lane, also open to through traffic, to turn right onto Mesaba Avenue. Drivers will be unable to turn left onto Rice Lake Road.
These restrictions will also be in place on Friday, June 15 from morning until early afternoon.
The right lane of southbound Mesaba Avenue will be closed from Central Entrance to Third Street. Access to the west from the southbound lane will only be permitted at West Seventh Street and West Third Street, as well as access from the northbound lanes to the west. West Fourth Street will be closed.
Restrictions are a result of the continuing improvement project along Mesaba Avenue. For updated road condition information, call 511 or visit 511mn.org.