MnDOT and County Projects

The following projects are led by the Minnesota Department of Transportation or Ramsey County.


I-35W MnPASS -- Construct MnPASS Express Lanes (one lane in each direction) in the middle of existing I-35W between County Road C in Roseville and Lexington Avenue in Blaine. 

Highway 51 Resurfacing --  MnDOT is in the early phases of planning a project to repave Snelling Avenue (Highway 51) between Highway 36 and Bethel Drive/Grey Fox Road. The project is tentatively identified for construction during the 2024 construction season, but the schedule is subject to change. Additional improvements may be made in conjunction with the repaving, such as upgrading ADA accessibility or adding other features to enhance walkability. For more information, contact MnDOT representatives Curt Kobilarcsik (651-234.7678) or Fay Simer (651-234-7722).

Ramsey County

Click here for general information on Ramsey County Future Road Projects.

Lake Johanna Boulevard Trail Design -- Ramsey County is leading a study to identify trail and road design concepts for Lake Johanna Boulevard between Snelling Avenue North and County Road D in Arden Hills. The goal of this study is to explore options for a potential future trail along this stretch of Lake Johanna Boulevard.

County Road E & Old Snelling Avenue Intersection Improvements -- A study is underway on the intersection of County Road E (Lake Johanna Boulevard) and Old Snelling Avenue in Arden Hills to identify a new design that improves safety conditions and traffic flow. Please follow the link to participate in any Public Engagement provided by Ramsey County on this project. Construction of the intersection is planned for 2023.

Lexington Avenue Reconstruction -- Lexington Avenue will be reconstructed from County Road E to I-694 beginning in 2022.

Rice Creek North Regional Trailhead -- Ramsey County Parks & Recreation has phased improvements planned for a future trailhead development located within the central portion of the Rice Creek North Regional Trail Corridor south of County Road I. The initial phase of construction began in October 2019 and includes the addition of an access road from the intersection of County Road I and Fairview to the entrance of the Arden Hills Army Training Site (AHATS), along with fencing modifications, storm water management, landscaping and signage. Future  roadway, trail and utility improvements are planned in the upcoming years to gain access to a future trailhead site within the park corridor. View more information regarding Phase 1 improvements. View the Rice Creek North Regional Trail Master Plan

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  1. David Swearingen

    Public Works Director/City Engineer
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    Lucas Miller

    Assistant Public Works Director
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