West Broadway Avenue Bridges reconstruction

County Road 81 in Minneapolis and Robbinsdale

Hennepin County, in coordination with Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board and cities of Robbinsdale and Minneapolis, is developing a preliminary design plan for the reconstruction of the West Broadway Avenue Bridges (County Road 81) in Robbinsdale and Minneapolis.

As part of this project, we are also looking into opportunities to make improvements at the intersection below the bridges connecting Theodore Wirth and Victory Memorial parkways, as well as Oakdale and Lowry avenues (County Road 153).

Construction is anticipated to begin in 2020.

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Public involvement

Share your thoughts

Anticipated to begin in 2020, Hennepin County will reconstruct the West Broadway Avenue (County Road 81) Bridges.

There are three bridges that will be included in the project: one for northbound traffic, one for southbound traffic and one connecting from Lowry Avenue (County Road 153) to West Broadway Avenue.

This project also offers the opportunity to make some improvements to the intersection below connecting Theodore Wirth and Victory Memorial parkways, as well as Oakdale and Lowry avenues.

Complete our survey

We are identifying design needs and developing concepts for the new bridges and intersection below. 

To better understand your needs, we ask for your feedback. Input received will help us identify needs for possible improvements and ways to keep the public informed as we move from preliminary design to final design to construction.

West Broadway Avenue community survey

We will continue to collect input through June 1, 2019.

West Broadway Avenue Bridges reconstruction anticipated project area

Anticipated project area in Robbinsdale and Minneapolis 

Future outreach

Look for additional updates about this project in the months ahead.

If you have questions or ideas about the outreach effort, contact Nick Kim, project community liaison, at nick.kim@hennepin.us or 612-384-8448.

If you have questions about the project, contact John Ekola, project manager, at john.ekola@hennepin.us or 612-596-0370.

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