This closure is needed for Metropolitan Council to reconstruct the Glenwood Avenue Bridge over the Cedar Lake Regional Trail as part of the Southwest Light Rail Transit (LRT) project.
Glenwood Avenue will be closed for approximately two years.
During the closure, the detour for people driving will use:
The detour for people walking, rolling and biking will use:
Access to local businesses within the closure area will be maintained.
To learn more about the Southwest LRT project, including this work on Glenwood Avenue, visit swlrt.org.
If you have urgent Southwest LRT construction issues such as blocked access to business or residential areas, improper traffic sign placement or parking issues, call the 24-hour hotline at 612-373-3933.
If you have general, non-urgent questions, contact David Davies, Southwest LRT community outreach coordinator for Minneapolis, at email@example.com or 612-373-5336