West Vierling Acres is a multi-phased, mixed-use development in the Vierling neighborhood. The development includes the recently opened Hy-Vee grocery and convenience stores and a Hometown Bank branch in addition to a 133-unit apartment building currently under construction.
Alignment to Community Priorities and Goals
The project fits with the goals and priorities of the community and the comprehensive plan by adding retail amenities to the west side of the city, adding high-quality apartments and dense residential in an area guided for medium density residential development, diversifying Shakopee’s housing and adding high-quality landscaping and storm water management infrastructure.
The project is currently in its third phase, construction of West Vierling Apartments.
|Initial application submitted||June 2016|
|Traffic study approved||City Council||July 19, 2016|
|Retail center planned unit development, Vierling Acres First Addition preliminary and final plat and conditional use permits approved for Hy-Vee grocery store, convenience store and car wash||City Council||Aug. 16, 2016|
|Construction begins||Hy-Vee||Fall 2016|
|Planned unit development concept review of West Vierling Acres apartment building||City Council||March 21, 2017|
|Final plat of Vierling Acres Second Addition approved for Hometown Bank building||City Council||April 18, 2017|
|Planned unit development amendment, rezoning, conditional use permit for an overheight structure and West Vierling Acres Third Addition final plat approved||City Council||June 20, 2017|
|Hy-Vee, convenience store, car wash open||Hy-Vee||Fall 2017|
|Hometown Bank opens||Hometown Bank||2018|
This development is privately financed and no funding has been provided by the public.
The project has brought a new grocery option to Shakopee, additional retail space and new market-rate apartments. In addition, the project connected Harvest Lane to Vierling Drive West.