Walking To & From Canal Park Minnesota Slip Bridge Construction | March – early June 2017 Construction is underway to make repairs to the MN Slip Bridge (Blue Bridge). The bridge connects pedestrian traffic from the DECC to/from Canal Park. Work is expected to be complete by the first week of June. During construction, pedestrian traffic will be rerouted around the William A. Irvin. See map below for alternate route. Click on map to enlarge.