Current and Upcoming Road Construction


Street Sweeping (updated 10/18/21)
Street sweeping is underway on Shorewood roads. Please make sure parked cars are not left on roadways 7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. until sweeping is complete. Areas of sweeping will be provided as made available by the public works department. Please drive attentively around sweepers. They move slowly and the drivers have difficulty seeing cars approaching from behind. 


Highway 7 construction
The Hwy 7 Minnetonka to Shorewood project includes several updates to Hwy 7 between Christmas Lake Rd. in Shorewood and I-494 in Minnetonka in 2021. The project includes closure of Kings Dr. access to Hwy 7, the extension of merge lanes, turn lanes and deceleration lanes.

  • Delton Avenue is closed between Vine Hill Road and County Rd 101 from 8 p.m. Friday,  Oct. 15 to 5 a.m. Monday, Oct. 25 for underground pipe replacement. 
  • Highway 7 is reduced to one lane in both directions between I-494 and Hennepin County Road 101 from 7 a.m. Monday, Oct. 11 and 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 1
For more information, visit the Hwy 7 Minnetonka to Shorewood project webpage.

2021 Shorewood road construction
Covington Road

Other 2021 Shorewood projects
Mary Lake outlet
Shorewood Oaks
Smithtown Pond

Proposed 2023 Projects (this project has been moved from 2022 to 2023)
Strawberry Lane

Proposed 2023 projects
Birch Bluff Road
Mill Street trail

Other proposed projects
Galpin Lake Road