Hopkins Area Visualization

Downtown Hopkins Station, Excelsior Boulevard, and Blake Road Station

The Metropolitan Council created this narrated design visualization showing key elements of the METRO Green Line Extension in Hopkins. The visualization shows Downtown Hopkins Station, the new light rail bridge over Excelsior Boulevard, and Blake Road Station. It illustrates features of the light rail stations, pedestrian facilities, and how light rail will operate along with street traffic.

The visualization is closed-captioned and is also available on the Metropolitan Council's YouTube channel.

More to Explore

The station profile pages have detailed information about METRO Green Line Extension stations, including architectural renderings of the station designs and maps of the surrounding areas.

The Southwest LRT project prepared a narrated virtual flyover tour of the METRO Green Line Extension route, beginning at SouthWest Station in Eden Prairie and ending in downtown Minneapolis.