Flooding Update for Highway 41 in Chaska 

According to the Minnesota Department of Transportation, Highway 41 will close between Highway 169 and Chaska Boulevard at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 21, due to the rising water levels of the Minnesota River. Highway 41 will remain closed until the water recedes and any damage to the road can be repaired. Motorists can expect additional traffic on the Highway 101 river crossing in Shakopee.

Over the weekend, MnDOT restriped northbound Highway 169 over the Bloomington Ferry Bridge to add a temporary third lane to ease congestion.

Stay Informed

Sign up for eNotifications to have city news and information delivered to your email inbox.

Latest News

Press Enter to show all options, press Tab go to next option

Public Works seeking seasonal help

Post Date:02/25/2019 2:27 pm

Looking for a summer job? Shakopee Public Works needs you!

Experience is not a requirement for seasonal maintenance and training is provided. This full-time position has plenty of work for all abilities. Tasks include watering flowers and trees; mowing grass, weeding and landscaping; cleaning out debris from catch basins; unlocking park bathrooms; assisting with potholes, blacktopping and sign repairs; sharpening mower blades, cleaning the shop, equipment and vehicles; locating and marking underground utilities; painting; and so much more. 

Seasonal staff enjoy flexible time off, outdoor work in the sunshine and good weather, indoor work on bad weather days, safety training and well-maintained equipment. Salary range is $11.53 to $20.54 per hour, depending on position and experience. Applicants must be 18 or older.

To apply, visit

Return to full list >>