Both directions of County Road 101 will close from the intersection of County Road 69 in Shakopee to County Road 61 in Chanhassen from 6 p.m. Thursday through 9 a.m. Friday as construction crews perform the next deck pour on the new causeway bridge of the Southwest Reconnection Project.
Open House for Lake Minnetonka LRT Regional Trail Crossing at Co. Road 19: The public is invited to an open house regarding the possible at-grade safety improvements to the area where the Lake Minnetonka LRT Regional Trail crosses County Road 19 in Shorewood and Tonka Bay. Park District staff and the consultant will share proposed recommendations for improvements to the crossing. Thursday, Sept. 10, 4-6 p.m. Southshore Center, 5735 County Club Road, Shorewood. Brief presentations about the proposed recommendations will take place at 4:15 and 5:15 p.m. This year, Three Rivers Park District has been working with a consultant and other partners — including the cities of Shorewood and Tonka Bay as well as Hennepin County — to conduct a study to evaluate possible ways to improve pedestrian and bicyclist safety at the crossing. The Lake Minnetonka LRT Regional Trail travels from Hopkins, through Minnetonka, Deephaven, Greenwood, Excelsior, Shorewood, Tonka Bay, Chanhassen and Victoria on its way to Carver Park Reserve. An estimated 415,000 visits are made each year to the 14.4-mile aggregate-surface trail. For more information about the trail, visit www.ThreeRiversParks.org.
The Cottagewood General Store is celebrating it’s 120th Anniversary with a big party on Sept. 19 from 4-10 p.m. All are welcome and encouraged to attend. Learn more at http://www.cottagewoodusa.com/events-120th-anniversary-party.html.
Rain, wind and an all-around autumn-like weekend failed to put a damper on participant and spectator spirits at Bennett Park in Minnetonka, during the fourth annual Big Wiff tournament to benefit Miracle League of Minnesota Aug. 22 and 23.
Wayzata Dental is now the first dental practice in the Twin Cities Metro to offer the Solea laser system, the first FDA-approved dental laser, as an alternative for fixing cavities and cracked, broken or sensitive teeth.
Both directions of County Road 101 will close from the intersection of County Road 69 in Shakopee to County Road 61 in Chanhassen from 6 p.m. Friday through 9 a.m. Saturday as construction crews perform the next deck pour on the new causeway bridge of the Southwest Reconnection Project.