RJM Construction to oversee Shakopee Downtown Improvements

MINNEAPOLIS (July 31, 2017)RJM Construction, a Minnesota-based general contractor, has been selected by the City of Shakopee to oversee their downtown public improvements project.

“The City’s goal is to enhance the visibility and vitality of downtown Shakopee,” stated Michael Kerski, Shakopee Director of Planning and Development. “We’ve gone through an extensive planning process and are excited to begin construction.”

The project includes reconstructing the Lewis Street parking lot with landscaping, specialty pavement, and a new concrete alley; construction of a new plaza at the River City Center including two pieces of sculpture; development of a new gateway pedestrian plaza with brick sculptural elements and concrete crosswalks across County Highway 101 to Huber Park.

Construction is scheduled to begin August 1. In addition to RJM, the project team includes WSB & Associates.

This is the second project RJM has acted as construction manager for the City of Shakopee. The Ice Arena and Community Center Expansion project was completed earlier this month.

About RJM Construction

RJM Construction has been providing general contracting services since 1981. Based in Minneapolis, Minn., RJM has more than 150 specialized staff members and an annual construction volume of approximately $200 million. RJM delivers on clients’ vision in ground-up construction and interior remodeling from concept to completion. For more information, visit or follow on Twitter at @rjmconstruction.