Construction & Traffic Updates

Sheyenne Street Urban Reconstruction Project Delayed Until 2021

WEST FARGO, N.D.--The City of West Fargo has delayed the Sheyenne Street urban reconstruction project until 2021. The City says the section planned for reconstruction, Sheyenne Street from Main Avenue West to Seventh Avenue West, was examined through the Core…

LIVE: Dealing With Downtown Parking

FARGO, ND - We've all had to deal with parking in the downtown area, and on a Friday night, sometimes it comes down to just how lucky you are if you find…

Concrete Truck Rollover Closes Exit Ramp in Fargo

FARGO, N.D.--A fully loaded Kost Materials concrete truck rolled onto its side while attempting to merge onto I-94 at approximately 8:50 a.m. on Wednesday. The driver was northbound on I-29 when he entered the exit ramp onto westbound I-94 and…

Open House Scheduled to Discuss Parking Options in Downtown Fargo

FARGO, N.D.--The public is invited to attend open house sessions to discuss the availability and use of public parking in Downtown Fargo. The Department of Planning and Development along with the Downtown Community Partnership and Interstate Parking will host two…

Section of North Broadway to Close Tuesday

FARGO, N.D.--Broadway will be closed between 35th and 36th Avenues North beginning on Tuesday, February 4. The street will be closed for construction of the Wastewater Plant. The City says the closure is expected to last up to three weeks.…

Jackknifed Semi Causes Traffic Jam on I-94

UPDATE: Trooper Gabe Irvis says the lanes have been cleared and traffic is moving smoothly again.   CASS COUNTY, N.D.--A jackknifed semi has caused traffic to come to a standstill on I-94 eastbound between Casselton and mapleton. The North…

NDHP Responds to Multiple Crashes in Fargo on Tuesday

FARGO, N.D.--The North Dakota Highway Patrol has responded to over 40 vehicle related incidents since 7 a.m. on Tuesday. They say they have received calls for over 20 crashes and more than 20 vehicles sliding off the road in the…

MATBUS Suspending NDSU Routes Early

FARGO, N.D.--MATBUS ended the majority of NDSU routes due to deteriorating weather and road conditions on Friday. The routes include 13U, 31, 32E, 32W, 33 and TapRide. Route 34 is expected to continue until further notice. MATBUS says certain routes,…

Travel Advisories Issued in Cass and Clay Counties

CLAY COUNTY, Minn.--The current weather conditions have already caused many highways and rural roads to become dangerous for travel. Clay County Sheriff Mark Empting has issued a no travel advisory for all of rural Clay County. He says there is…

NDDOT Seeks Comments on 2020 STIP Amendment

BISMARCK, N.D.--The North Dakota Department of Transportation is seeking input on amendments to the 2020-2023 State Transportation Improvement Program for previously unpublished projects. The two unpublished projects include: Replacing the centerline pipe east of Hurdsfield on ND 200 at a…

Update: All Lanes Open on I-94 Eastbound

UPDATE: The semi crash has been cleared and all lanes are open. DETROIT LAKES, Minn.--A semi crash on Interstate 94 eastbound has caused a lane closure. The right lane on I-94 near the Highway 78 interchange to Ashby will be…

LIVE: Treacherous Thanksgiving Travel

Wednesday is one of the busiest days of the Thanksgiving travel week, followed by Sunday, and just to make things even dicier, a major storm system is set to roll in to the region late…

Travel Conditions Deteriorate as Storm Arrives in Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS--Blinding snow is falling fast in southern Minnesota where 12 inches or more is expected to accumulate during a busy holiday travel period. Officials warned residents to stay off the roads until the accompanying high winds die down. By early…

Block 9 Celebrates Topping Out

FARGO, N.D. -- The crews behind the Block 9 project in downtown Fargo are celebrating topping out at 235 feet on the corner of Broadway and Second Avenue North. The 117–million dollar project has…

2018 Traffic Fatalities Down from Previous Years in North Dakota

BISMARCK, N.D.--Traffic fatalities were down last year according to the 2018 North Dakota Crash Summary. North Dakota documented over 15-thousand motor vehicle accidents last year, resulting in 105 deaths. The fatality count has been falling each year since the modern-day…

West Fargo Celebrates Sheyenne Street Completion

WEST FARGO, N.D. -- State and city leaders, business owners and community members are celebrating the completion of the Sheyenne Street reconstruction project. The two–year West Fargo project is a collaboration between the city and…

I-94 Temporarily Closed Near Sterling, ND

STERLING, N.D.--Interstate 94 traveling westbound at Exit 90 is being temporarily closed. A semi hauling a crane went into the median near mile marker 85 just east of Sterling. There were no injuries during the incident. The North Dakota Highway…

Seasonal Parking Restrictions to Begin November 1

FARGO, N.D.--Seasonal night parking restrictions will be in place from November 1, 2019 through April 15, 2020. The city ordinance will restrict parking on Fargo streets between 1 a.m. and 7 a.m. to allow city employees to remove snow and…

Fargo Mini Marathon Causes Road Closures in Moorhead

MOORHEAD, M.N.--The altered course route for the Fargo Mini Marathon will cause road closures. Between the hours of 7 a.m. and 10 a.m. on Saturday, 15th Avenue North in Moorhead will be closed from 11th Street to the Red River.…

3rd Steet Underpass in Moorhead Closed due to High Water

MOORHEAD, Minn.--The 3rd Street underpass in Moorhead has been closed due to the elevated Red River levels. The Red River measured at 22.1 feet and a crest of 22.5 feet is expected between Tuesday and Thursday. The City of Moorhead…

State Tests New Technology to Catch Carpool Lane Cheaters

MINNEAPOLIS --Minnesota transportation officials are testing new technology to catch carpool lane cheaters. Through September, the State Patrol issued nearly 3,500 citations to drivers who illegally used the lanes reserved for two or more people, buses, motorcycles and solo drivers…

Portions of I-94 and US 2 Closed Due to Weather Conditions

FARGO, N.D.--The North Dakota Department of Transportation and the North Dakota Highway Patrol are closing roadways due to heavy snow and wind. I-94 is closed westbound from Bismarck to Fargo and eastbound from Bismarck to Valley City. I-29 is closed…

City of Fargo Clears Up Parking Confusion

FARGO, N.D. -- City officials describe the Main Avenue reconstruction project as a gateway into a safe and accessible corridor through the heart of Fargo. But that safety was put in limbo for a short…

42nd Street South Closed to Southbound Traffic Starting Monday

FARGO, N.D.--42nd Street South will be closed to Southbound traffic between 32nd and 30th Avenues South beginning Monday, September 30. Vehicles will be detoured to 30th Avenue South via 45th Street. Northbound traffic will remain open. One lane of traffic…

University Drive Reduced to One Lane for Utility Work

FARGO, N.D.--University Drive South will be reduced to one lane between 2nd and 5th Avenues South starting Monday, September 23. The lane closure is needed for utility work and is expected to be in place for three days.

Westbound Highway 2 Closed West of Minot

MINOT, N.D.--The Westbound lanes of Highway 2 are closed at mile marker 134 west of Minot near the Brooks Ranch area. The North Dakota Highway Patrol reported that an oversized load tipped over and the two westbound lanes are being…

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