Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Highway 7

Hopkins, Minnetonka and St. Louis Park

Traffic impacts

Project map of hwy 7

Hwy 7 project location map.

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Lane Closures

7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sat, July 14
  • Right lane of EB Hwy 7 closed from Hopkins Crossroads to Shady Oak Rd.
7 a.m. Sat, July 14 to 7 a.m. Sun, July 15
  • Right lane of WB Hwy 7 closed from Hopkins Crossroads to Shady Oak Rd.
9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Mon, July 16-20
  • Watch for lane closures at intersections on Hwy 7 in both directions periodically between Louisiana Ave. and Baker Rd.
May 16 through August
  • The free right turn lane from Fifth Ave. N in Hopkins to Hwy 7 is closed. Motorists should go to the light and turn right.
May 14 to September
  • Watch for lane closures on Hwy 7 and to accesses to local streets.

Note: All businesses and residences will remain accessible throughout the project.


Details on traffic impacts will be provided as they become available.

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