The city is currently developing approximately 30 acres of vacant property at the intersection of Scott County Highway 69 and U.S. Highway 169. The property will be utilized for commercial development and potentially a park. 

The city purchased the excess right-of-way from the Minnesota Department of Transportation in 2015, following the completion of the 69/169 bypass. The property was included in the city's 2015 West End Master Plan and Land Use study.

Timeline

Phase 1 - Infrastructure Extension

To prepare for development, the city is building a permanent extension of Vierling Drive between Taylor Street and County Highway 69. Street utilities were installed in fall 2017 with road construction planned for 2018.

Phase 2 - Property Development

In March 2018, the city began selling property in the development area.

     
 Final plat of West Shakopee Gateway First Addition approved City Council  Aug. 8, 2018 
 City sells property to Opus Development, Trident Development Economic Development Authority  Sept. 4, 2018 

Doggie Doo's

The pet daycare and grooming business will relocate from its existing First Avenue location to a new building on the property.

Developer: Topaz Investments
Size: 2 acres

Residential Treatment Facility

Topaz plans to construct a residential treatment facility with plans for two additional future buildings.

Developer: Topaz Investments
Size: 3 acres

Multifamily Housing

Trident plans to develop the property into multifamily housing.

Developer: Trident Development, LLC
Size: 4 acres

Business Park

Opus Development plans to construct two buildings for office and light industrial use.

Developer: Opus Development
Size: Approximately 16 acres

Community Impact

No significant or unusual impact on the surrounding neighborhood is anticipated.