Thursday, April 25, 2013
The Dakota County Community Development Agency wants to construct a 50-unit facility near Lemay Lake in Eagan.
The Dakota County Community Development Agency can't get enough of Eagan. Last summer, the agency broke ground on a 47-unit affordable housing complex along Northwood Parkway in Eagan. Then, in December, it unveiled plans for a similar, 27-unit facility along Hwy. 13, which received Eagan City Council approval in March. On Tuesday, agency officials were once again before the Eagan Advisory Planning Commission—this time with plans for a 50-unit townhome complex at 1319 Jurdy Road—just southeast of Moonshine Park and adjacent to Lemay Lake. The commission unanimously recommended approval of a preliminary site plan and rezoning request. The project will likely hit the Eagan City Council on May 7 for a vote. If approved, the facility would be …
Tuesday, April 23, 2013
Southview Senior Communities wants to build a 148-unit senior living building at 4232 Blackhawk Road. The company's request will go before the Eagan Advisory Planning Commission this week.
A Mendota Heights-based company has plans to build a four-story, 148-unit senior living complex along Blackhawk Road in Eagan, according to planning documents submitted to the city. Southview Senior Communities, which owns senior living complexes in Inver Grove Heights, West St. Paul, Lilydale and other area communities, is requesting a Comprehensive Guide Plan amendment for a 10-acre site located at 4232 Blackhawk Road. If approved, the amendment would change the land use designation for the site from medium density residential to high density residential. Eagan's Advisory Planning Commission is expected to take up the matter on Tuesday night. Once they issue a recommendation for the request, the Eagan City Council and the Metropolitan …
Thursday, December 13, 2012
City officials hope the $15,000 study will help them hone their focus for the 47-acre Lockheed Martin site.
Follow Eagan Patch on Twitter | Like us on Facebook | Sign up for our daily newsletter| Blog for us CSM Corporation, the developer behind a proposed 510,000-square-foot retail complex on the Lockheed Martin site in Eagan, says its plans for the project are in a holding pattern until Dakota County completes a nearby road corridor study. But that hasn't stopped the Eagan City Council, which last week commissioned a roughly $15,000 study of the 47-acre property that city officials say will help identify the city's vision and expectations for the land. The council unanimously voted to hire Minneapolis-based Hoisington Koegler Group Inc. to conduct the study following CSM's decision to withdraw its development application for the property. CSM …
Thursday, November 29, 2012
Pet resort owners have applied for a conditional use permit to allow them to keep up to 125 dogs at their facilities, but Eagan city officials have a few concerns.
Follow Eagan Patch on Twitter | Like us on Facebook | Sign up for our daily newsletter| Blog for us After roughly two and a half years of steady growth, Wagging Tails Pet Resort owner Keith Olson says his Eagan-based pet boarding business is ready to expand. On Tuesday, Olson asked the Eagan Advisory Planning Commission to recommend approval of a conditional use permit that would allow Wagging Tails to care for as many as 125 dogs at one time. The business' current permit only allows 95 animals on site. The commission unanimously agreed, and the conditional use permit is expected to pass to the Eagan City Council for final approval on Dec. 4. It's not the first time Olson has asked the city to allow him to care for more than 100 dogs at …
Thursday, October 25, 2012
Local residents raised concerns about increased traffic on the roads around the proposed, 441,300-square-foot outlet mall. The project could come before the Eagan City Council on Nov. 20.
Follow Eagan Patch on Twitter | Like us on Facebook | Sign up for our daily newsletter | Blog for us After years of redevelopment talk but little action, Eagan resident Stephen Hurst is excited to see plans for a proposed, 441,300-square-foot outlet mall in the Cedar Grove Redevelopment Area moving forward. But Hurst's excitement is balanced by his concerns about increased traffic volume on nearby roads—particularly Cedar Grove Parkway—if the outlet mall is constructed. Hurst wasn't the only Eagan resident to speak up about traffic concerns in the area during a Tuesday night public hearing hosted by the Eagan Advisory Planning Commission at City Hall. Despite a few critiques and questions from both audience members and planning commission …
Monday, October 8, 2012
Developers of the proposed outlet mall submitted their preliminary plans to the city at the end of September. Here's what they're planning.
Follow Eagan Patch on Twitter | Like us on Facebook | Sign up for our daily newsletter | Blog for us At the end of September, Paragon Outlet Partners, LLC., the company behind the development of proposed outlet mall on nearly 30 acres in the Cedar Grove Redevelopment Area in Eagan, submitted its preliminary plans for the mall. Click here to view new renderings of the proposed outlet mall. Patch may not be able to tell you which tenants are going where yet, but the vision for the complex just got a whole lot clearer. Here's what you should know about what the developers have in store: Early estimates for the size of the mall put the area at roughly 400,000 square feet. But Paragon Outlet Partners LLC., the owner and developer of the outlet …
Tuesday, September 25, 2012
A proposal for a 2,300-square-foot laundromat will go before the Eagan Advisory Planning Commission on Monday, Sept. 24.
Follow Eagan Patch on Twitter | Like us on Facebook | Sign up for our daily newsletter | Blog for us Two Eagan residents are planning to open new laundromat in a 2,300-square-foot space in The Shoppes at Cedar Grove, according to planning documents released by Eagan city officials. Applicant Anderson Property Management is requesting a conditional use permit that would allow the laundromat to occupy the space in the mall—which is a 40,000-square-foot, multi-tenant building located on Silver Bell Road. The laundromat would be owned and operated by Eagan residents Steven and Deborah Machacek, according to a letter submitted by Steven Machacek to city officials. The Machaceks own several similar facilities in Burnsville, Chanhassen and Inver …
Friday, August 31, 2012
Check out some of the latest developments on Eagan's business scene.
Follow Eagan Patch on Twitter | Like us on Facebook | Sign up for our daily newsletter Interstate Partners, a developer looking to build an office and data center in Eagan, isn't the only business making waves in Eagan this week. Here's a quick rundown of some of the other recent business developments happening in the community.
Thursday, August 30, 2012
The Eagan Advisory Planning Commission unanimously recommended approving a proposal to build a roughly 60,000-square-foot facility in the Boulder Lakes Business Park.
Follow Eagan Patch on Twitter | Like us on Facebook | Sign up for our daily newsletter A St. Paul developer's plans to build a roughly 60,000 square foot office and data complex in Eagan got the blessing of the Eagan Advisory Planning Commission on Tuesday night. After hammering out a few parking-related details, the planning commission unanimously recommended approval of a planned development amendment and final planned development application for the new development project. The facility would be developed in the Boulder Lakes Business Park in northeast Eagan and owned by developer Interstate Partners. Once constructed, the facility would serve as the operations center for Midwest Independent Transmission System Operator, or MISO, a …
Tuesday, August 28, 2012
If approved, the building would be located in the Boulder Lakes Business Park along Lone Oak Road in Eagan.
Follow Eagan Patch on Twitter | Like us on Facebook | Sign up for our daily newsletter St. Paul-based developer Interstate Partners plans to construct a roughly 60,000-square-foot office and data center on a 4.83-acre site off Ames Crossing Road in Eagan. The single-story facility, which would be located in the Boulder Lakes Business Park development, would likely house Midwest Independent Transmission System Operator, or MISO, a regional electrical transmission operator serving 13 states and the Canadian province of Manitoba. The Eagan Advisory Planning Commission is expected to review preliminary plans for the facility and issue a recommendation during a public hearing on Tuesday, Aug. 28 at City Hall. The Eagan City Council will likely …