Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 7

Hopkins, Minnetonka and St. Louis Park

Traffic impacts

Project map of hwy 7
Hwy 7 project location map. Click map for larger PDF version.


  • Drainage work will temporary close access to Hwy 7 from Oak Ridge Rd/5th Ave. N
  • Concurrent local projects on Blake Rd/Aquila Ave. S and on Texas Ave.
  • A significant portion of the work will affect traffic and is likely to result in congestion
  • Expect lane and road closures with detours as work is completed
  • All businesses and residences will remain accessible throughout the project

About this project

Summary of work

  • Resurfacing highway
  • Replacing signal at Blake Rd. and Aquilla
  • Realign median at Texas Ave.
  • Pedestrian crossing improvements
  • Drainage improvements