City of Shakopee

About City of Shakopee

Welcome to Shakopee!

Located in the southwest corner of the Twin Cities metropolitan area, along the Minnesota River, Shakopee is a thriving community that offers the friendly, charming atmosphere of a small town and the advantages of a vibrant metropolitan area.

Founded in 1857 as a booming river town, Shakopee is a city rich in history yet forward-thinking as new modes of transportation, enterprise, recreation and employment have made it a growing, modern suburb. With more than 40,000 residents, Shakopee is the county seat of Scott County, recently one of the fastest growing counties in the United States.

Shakopee is known as a regional entertainment destination, home to attractions such as Valleyfair Amusement Park and Canterbury Park Racetrack. It also has a unique downtown central business district, expansive business park, high-quality regional medical center and a diverse, top-notch school district.

Shakopee is a great place to live, work and play!


Civil Engineering Intern

May 2022 - August 2022 Shakopee, MN
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