About this project
Crews made several updates to Hwy 7 between Christmas Lake Rd. in Shorewood and I-494 in Minnetonka in 2021 and 2022.
Summary of work
- Repaved Hwy 7
- Extended merge lanes
- Improved guardrail for safety
- Added ADA improvements including ramps and sidewalks
- Built additional lane that connects SB I-494 and WB Hwy 7
- Added deceleration lanes at I-494
- Closed free-right turn at Old Market Rd.
- Replaced the signal at Old Market Rd.
- Closed Kings Dr. access to Hwy 7