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Southwest Light Rail Transit

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SWLRT Extension Route MapMetropolitan Council’s Southwest Light Rail Transit (SWLRT) project will extend the METRO Green Line route to connect Minnetonka to Minneapolis, St. Paul, St. Louis Park, Hopkins and Eden Prairie.

Construction began in late 2018, with the line expected to open in 2023.

Metropolitan Council manages the project.

View detailed design plans (maps). Plans 7-10 show Minnetonka segments.

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Construction in Minnetonka

General project questions

For general project questions, please contact James Mockovciak, Minnetonka’s Southwest LRT community outreach coordinator, at 612-373-3894.

24-Hour hotline

Call 612-373-3933 for urgent construction issues, including restricted access to residences or businesses, parking issues or traffic sign placement.

Quick facts
Construction timeline
Contact information

Additional details

Zoning regulations
Minnetonka meeting history
Project history (1980-2009)
Historical timelines

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