A planned overhaul of Interstate 94 around Brooklyn Center will begin today, weeks ahead of schedule, as crews take advantage of a warmer-than-usual start to spring.

The Star Tribune has an update on the construction, which will close two eastbound lanes between the I-94 and I-694 split to the junction of Hwy. 252. (MnDOT officials are advising people to expect delays, but you probably already expected that.)

The shutdowns will last for two weeks.

All of this was originally supposed to happen…