This week, crews are paving and striping the east half of the park-and-ride lot at the Elk River site. Next week, crews will complete remaining concrete work in the west half of the site. Beginning Tuesday, June 30 or Wednesday, July 1, Commuter Coach riders will be required to park in the east half of the park-and-ride lot.
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The majority of work at the Elk River station was completed this week. Crews finished painting the station shelters, concrete and electrical work, and shelter roofing. Installation of station signage and paving and striping of the parking lot will finish next week.
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On Friday, June 12 at 7:30 pm, crews will close the Warehouse Light Rail Transit (LRT) station to connect the overhead catenary systems of the LRT extension and the current system. The station will reopen Saturday, June 13 at 8:00 am. Crews will work as safely and quickly as possible to attempt to complete the work in one evening. However, crews have the Warehouse station closure tentatively scheduled from 7:30 am Saturday, June 13 to 8:00 am Sunday, June 14.
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Construction continued this past week at the commuter rail stations in Big Lake, Elk River, Anoka, Coon Rapids, Fridley and Minneapolis. Work also progressed on the Light Rail Transit (LRT) connection in downtown Minneapolis.
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