Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Highway 7

Deephaven, Greenwood, Minnetonka and Shorewood

Traffic impacts

Highway 7 Minnetonka to Shorewood project location map

Hwy 7 Minnetonka to Shorewood project location map.

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Information about upcoming traffic impacts will be posted as details become available. Motorists can expect a full-weekend closure, road and lane closures on Hwy 7 during the project.

About this project

Crews will be making several updates to Hwy 7 between Christmas Lake Rd. in Shorewood and I-494 in Minnetonka in 2021.

Summary of work

  • Repave Hwy 7
  • Extend merge lanes
  • Improve guardrail for safety
  • Add ADA improvements including ramps and sidewalks
  • Build additional lane that connects SB I-494 and WB Hwy 7
  • Add deceleration lanes at I-494
  • Close free-right turn at Old Market Rd.
  • Replace the signal at Old Market Rd.
  • Close Kings Dr. access to Hwy 7