Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 100

St. Louis Park

Traffic Impacts

Hwy 100 project in St.Louis Park detour map
Click map for larger PDF version.

The dates for some traffic impacts are not known yet, but will be posted as soon as they are determined.

Road closures

Winter 2014/2015

All lanes on the highway remains open. Crews will continue working on the noise wall and the retaining wall at the southeast corner of Minnetonka Boulevard and Hwy 100 (Toledo Avenue).

April 2015 through July 2015

  • Hwy 100 will be reduced to two lanes of traffic in each direction on the southbound side of the highway.
  • Minnetonka Boulevard Bridge will close. Use Lake Street, Wooddale Avenue and Hwy 7/County Road 25. See detour map (PDF 133 KB, 1 page)

    Metro Transit will adjust its schedule for routes affected by the construction. View bus schedule on Metro Transit's website
  • Minnetonka Boulevard between Salem Avenue South and Vernon/W Lake St will close.
  • 27th Street ramp to southbound Hwy 100 will close.
  • Ramp from Hwy 7 to northbound Hwy 100 will close. Detour to northbound Hwy 100: Eastbound Hwy 7 to Hwy 169 to I-394.
  • Ramp from Minnetonka Boulevard to southbound Hwy 100 will close.
  • Ramp from Minnetonka Boulevard to northbound Hwy 100 will close.
  • Ramp from northbound Hwy 100 to Minnetonka Boulevard will close.
  • Ramp from northbound Hwy 100 to Barry Street/25 1/2th Street will close for about 30 days.

Read more about traffic impacts through 2016

About this project

Summary of work

  • Reconstruct Hwy 100 at the Hwy 7 and Minnetonka Boulevard interchanges in St. Louis Park
  • Widen the road to include three lanes in each direction for improved capacity

Purpose

  • Address basic bridge and ramp deficiencies
  • Improve interchange safety at Hwy 7 and Minnetonka Boulevard
  • Improve traffic operations of Hwy 100
  • Support regional and local economic development through maintaining current access
  • Reduce potential adverse environmental impacts

Cost

  • $60 million