MnPASS lanes during government shutdown:
Closed to single occupant vehicles with MnPASS transponders
Open to carpoolers, motorcycles and transit
- Single occupant vehicles with MnPASS transponders are not allowed to use the MnPASS Express Lanes during peak travel hours from 6 a.m. - 10 a.m. or 2 p.m. - 7 p.m.
- On I-394, the gates on the reversible lane will remain open for westbound traffic. On I-35W, the northbound shoulder lanes between 42nd Street and 26th Street are closed to traffic.
- The MnPASS Customer Service Center in Golden Valley is closed. Customer sign-up and account maintenance are unavailable and transponder requests cannot be filled at this time. Current customers monthly $1.50 transponder lease fee will be prorated. Community relations events are cancelled until further notice.
Minnesota State Patrol will continue to enforce use of the MnPASS Express Lanes.