Construction workers install bridge deck at the Cedar Lake Channel

Construction Hotline

For urgent Southwest LRT construction issues, please call the 24-hour hotline at 612-373-3933 for assistance.  Call the hotline for problems such as blocked access to business or residential areas, improper traffic sign placement or parking issues. For general questions or comments about Southwest LRT, contact your Community Outreach Coordinator.

For emergencies, always call 911.

Construction Activity Updates

The Met Council provides information on construction activities every Friday throughout construction. Subscribe to receive construction activity updates by email or text.

Southwest LRT Construction Update: February 11 - 25, 2021

2021 Virtual Construction Tours and Townhalls

Learn more about construction in your area by tuning into our video tours or by attending an upcoming virtual townhall. Eden Prairie and St. Louis Park virtual video tours are available and other corridor cities will be featured in future weeks. The videos provide an overview of 2020 construction accomplishments and what to expect in 2021. Project staff will also be available to answer questions and discuss the project at upcoming virtual townhall meetings. Each townhall will highlight different cities along the corridor:

  • St. Louis Park Virtual Townhall, Tuesday, February 23 from 5:00 – 6:00 PM
  • Hopkins Virtual Townhall, Wednesday, February 24 from 5:00 – 6:00 PM
  • Eden Prairie Virtual Townhall, Monday, March 1 from 4:30 – 5:30 PM
  • Minnetonka Virtual Townhall, Friday March 5 from 3:00 – 4:00 PM

Missed the January 14, 2021 Minneapolis virtual townhall? A recording of the event is available.

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