The last major reconstruction for this road section was completed in the 1930's, when the original bituminous (asphalt) base was installed. The roadway has been resurfaced in subsequent years. Prior to the reconstruction,this portion of County Road 101 was estimated to have a Pavement Condition Index (PCI) of 42 (100 being new surfacing), and a Present Serviceability Rating (PSR) of 2.36 (5 being flawless).
January 2013 public meeting
A public meeting was held on Tuesday January 29, 2013, at the Minnetonka Community Center. The design team listened to concerns and received comments from more than 50 attending residents. All in attendance were encouraged to take a comment form with them and submit the completed form to the Hennepin County project manager.
Informational mailing (PDF)
Presentation slides (PDF)
Environmental assessment worksheet (EAW) (PDF 18MB)
Record of Decision (ROD) (PDF)
City of Minnetonka project webpage
August 2013 preliminary approval
On August 26, 2013, The Minnetonka City Council approved the County Road 101 Preliminary Layout (dated August 7, 2013). The council’s approval identifies the end of the preliminary design phase and the point at which development of the detail construction documents begins.
After this approval, meetings and conversations with property owners along the project corridor continued to work through additional details of the design and construction.