Dakota County is constructing 2.2 miles of the North Creek Greenway between 173rd Street in Lakeville and 189th Street in Farmington. The project will construct 1 mile of new trail in Lakeville and reconstruct 1.2 miles of existing trail in Farmington.
The finished greenway segment will consist of a 10-foot-wide paved trail. Other amenities include:
- Two new trail bridge crossings of North Creek
- Safety and accessibility improvements of the trail crossing at 173rd Street
- Connections to local trails and sidewalks
- Interpretive signage
- Other features consistent with Dakota County Greenway standards
October 2023–January 2024: Site access preparation, bridge structure pile driving and pier construction.
February–April 2024: Bridge structure placement, bridge deck construction.
April–July 2024: Trail removals, grading and paving.
July–August 2024: Trail node construction and site restoration.
Construction updates will be posted here as project information becomes available.
City of Farmington trails east of Dunbury Avenue and south of Duluth Street will be closed to trail users throughout the winter for trail bridge construction. See trail closure map.
Dan Herzog, Construction Project Manager
SRF Consulting Group
Bryce LeBrun, Project Manager
Dakota County Transportation