McKnight Road Resurfacing

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McKnight Road is planned to be resurfaced from Pond Avenue to 7th Avenue in the cities of Saint Paul, Maplewood and North St. Paul in 2020 and 2021.

A project open house is anticipated in late 2019.

Proposed project

2020 construction

Segment 1 – Pond Avenue to south of Burns Avenue

The county and cities of Saint Paul and Maplewood are planning to resurface and restripe McKnight Road to a three-lane roadway (currently an undivided four-lane roadway). Construction is planned for 2020. The project will include a review of pedestrian crossings along the corridor and traffic evaluation at the McKnight Road and Upper Afton Road intersection.

Segment 2 – Stillwater Avenue to 7th Avenue

The county and cities of Maplewood and North St. Paul are planning to resurface and restripe McKnight Road to a three-lane roadway (currently an undivided four-lane roadway). Construction is planned for 2020. The project will include a review of pedestrian crossings along the corridor and traffic signal upgrades at Maryland Avenue, Larpenteur Avenue and Holloway Avenue intersections. Storm water management improvements are planned south of Maryland Avenue. 

2021 construction

Segment 3 – South of Burns Avenue to Minnehaha Avenue

The county and cities of Saint Paul and Maplewood are planning to resurface McKnight Road. Construction is tentatively planned for 2021. The project will include a review of pedestrian crossings along the corridor and traffic evaluation at the intersections of Innovation Drive and Conway Avenue.

Segment 4 – Minnehaha Avenue to Stillwater Avenue

The county and cities of Saint Paul and Maplewood will be coordinating with MnDOT on the potential resurfacing and traffic signal replacement along this segment of Stillwater Avenue.  Since this segment of roadway is a state highway, MnDOT has jurisdiction over improvements. MnDOT has construction planned for 2025.