Updated March 20
Please note: All timelines are weather and materials dependent.
Lane restrictions on Highway 169, south of Shakopee
Motorists can expect lane restrictions and brief delays March 21-26 on Highway 169 as crews place steel girders for the new County Highway 14 bridge over Highway 169. Get updates on the county's project website.
Highway 41 to close March 22 between Shakopee and Chaska
MnDOT plans to close the Highway 41 river crossing south of Chaska at 9 a.m. Friday, March 22 due to flooding. The road would remain closed until the water subsides and safety devices are put back in place. Motorists can expect additional traffic on Highway 101 in Shakopee during the closure.
Blasting operations continue along Shenandoah Drive
Crews are blasting bedrock to make way for the Shenandoah Drive extension. Blasting operations will be limited in the area and will only be allowed from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on weekdays and from 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. on Saturdays. During blasting, it is estimated there will be up to three blasts per day. Utility installation and roadway construction will continue throughout the winter. The project is expected to wrap up in late 2019.
Pedestrian bridge at Memorial Park removed
The Minnesota Valley State Trail's Mill Pond channel pedestrian crossing is closed. The bridge, located on the northern edge of Memorial Park, has been removed. The city is working with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and other partners to explore options for repairing, replacing or completely removing the bridge.