May 6, 2021: Zoom Open House
This open house was held on May 6, 2021 from 5:30-7 p.m. on Zoom. The project team shared the proposed roadway design, general construction timeline, and ways to stay involved.
July 14, 2021 – Business Group Meeting
The project team shared renderings of the paseo concepts and a project update with the Chaska Downtown Business Alliance (CDBA). Those in attendance were excited about the concepts and expressed how these improvements may help boost business support in the downtown area.
July 21, 2021 – Chaska Herald Article
This article shared details about the roadway and paseo design, and also gave a timeline for the rest of design and construction.
July 23, 2021 – River City Days Pop Up
The project team hosted a booth at the River City Days event from July 23-24. The team will shared information about the new roadway design and sought input on the streetscape elements. The team attended the event from 4 p.m.-8 p.m. on Friday and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday.
August 18, 2021 – Open House at Taste of Chaska event
The City of Chaska and Carver County hosted an open house to share information about landscaping, gathering space, aesthetic improvements for the Downtown Highway 41 Project, as well as construction next steps. The open house was held in City Square Park in conjunction with the Taste of Chaska event on August 18.
August 23, 2021 – Sidewalk sticker installation
Our team installed approximately 20 sidewalk decal around downtown Chaska at key businesses and intersections to help raise awareness of the project.
October 16, 2021 – Fire and Ice Pop Up
Our team hosted a pop-up event at the Fire and Ice Festival on Saturday, October 16, from 12-4 p.m. We shared an update on progress to date and what to expect over the next few months, as well additional information, such as project renderings, schedule, and more.
January 14, 2022 – Business Group Meeting
February 4, 2022 – Business Group Meeting
February 24, 2022 – Public Open House
The City of Chaska and Carver County hosted an open house to share the construction schedule, closures, and detours. The open house was held at the Chaska Event Center on February 24 at 4:30 p.m. This event was advertised via a mailed postcard to the downtown area, the Downtown Highway 41 Facebook page, and sent to project email subscribers.
May 18, 2022 – Taste of Chaska Pop Up