​Project Status - Hopkins/Minnetonka - Oak Ridge Road - Project Status

​8/5/2015 Update

Crews from Q3, an authorized CenterPoint Energy contractor, have finished restoration along Oak Ridge Road.

We understand that the Oak Ridge Road construction project was an inconvenience to people living and commuting in and around the area, so we greatly appreciate your patience and understanding as we worked to complete restoration as safely and quickly as possible.

If you have questions regarding CenterPoint Energy’s restoration, please call 612-321-5042 or visit our website. Thank you.

7/17/2015 Update

Crews from Michels Corporation, an authorized CenterPoint Energy contractor, finished installing natural gas distribution and scattered service line replacements along Oak Ridge Road.

Crews from Q3, an authorized CenterPoint Energy contractor, will begin restoration along Oak Ridge Road shortly.

Please continue to visit CenterPoint Energy’s website for the final Oak Ridge Road restoration update. Thank you. ​


7/9/2015 Update

Crews from Michels Corporation, an authorized CenterPoint Energy contractor, will continue installing natural gas distribution at scattered locations along the east and west side of Oak Ridge Road, between Highway 7 and Minnetonka Boulevard.

Crews anticipate completing gas main installation tomorrow, Friday, July 10.

On Monday, July 13, crews will begin service line replacements.

Representatives from CenterPoint Energy will contact residents whose gas service may be affected to schedule the necessary construction work on their property.

The turn lane from southbound Oak Ridge Road, heading west on Highway 7, is partially closed.

Please visit our website often to receive project updates, traffic alerts and any anticipated road or lane closures. Thank you.​


6/23/2015 Update

Crews from Michels Corporation, an authorized CenterPoint Energy contractor, will begin installing natural gas distribution pipe near the intersection of Oak Ridge Road and Highway 7 tomorrow, Wednesday, June 24th.

Crews will be working along the west side of Oak Ridge Road, working northwards toward just south of Minnetonka Boulevard.

Currently there are no traffic restrictions, but please anticipate potential traffic delays and potential lane closures as construction progresses.

Construction along Oak Ridge Road is anticipated to continue for the next month and a half.

Please visit our website often to receive project updates, traffic alerts and any anticipated road or lane closures. Thank you.​