Construction Project Underway along Hwy. 36 in Maplewood

Updated: 03/15/2013 3:26 PM KSTP.com By: Leslie Dyste

A construction project is underway along Highway 36 in Maplewood.

According to MnDOT, during the construction crews will remove a stoplight on a busy stretch of Highway 36.

The project will permanently close the right turn lane from eastbound Highway 36 to southbound English.

A portion of Highway 36 will close for two months in mid-June during construction.

A nearby trail will also temporarily close during the construction.

MnDOT says the construction will improve safety and efficiency along the Highway 36 corridor in Maplewood.

Click here to learn more about the project.