There is great interest in Cowboy Jack’s replacing the former Old Chicago in Apple Valley. When it was first announced on social media by Apple Valley Chamber in 2020, nearly 80,000 people viewed our Chamber’s social media announcement as the news caught fire. People are very interested! The restaurant is owned by Brian Michael and his wife […]
The Kwiktrip across from Valley Foods where 140th intersects with 35E is expanding their building to better prepare “meals to go” as well as add a car wash. Kwiktrip which is family owned out of LaCross, WI has many locations in Apple Valley and are known for their quality.
To better accommodate music students, MacPhail which is located in the “old City Hall” across Cedar from Well’s Fargo will be adding a Music Store. While it is not zoned for retail in the traditional sense, MacPhail is seeking the change to allow a small store in much the same way Abdallah Candies manufacturing has added […]
Yesterday on a Zoom conference call we were shown the order in which the County will follow in the near future as more COVID vaccines become available. CURRENT COVID SHOT PRIORITY Phase 1A People working in health care settings in Dakota County (doctors, nurses, etc.) People who provide direct care in Dakota County (firefighters, school […]
155th Street has become busy from all the new housing added behind Lebanon Cemetery as well as the full buildout of Cobblestone Lake area. It should be noted that over the next 2 years there will be major retail, restaurant and grocery (Lund’s Byerly) on the west side of that intersection just west of Target. Eventually once […]
Farquar Lake between Pilot Knob and Diamond Path is where “THE COVE” as it will be called will include 17 detached villa townhomes. They will be closely clustered together. They will have a shared dock and shared beach to minimize the impact.
ROERS SENIOR APARTMENTS is being planned for just south of GrandStay and across the street from Zvago Senior Condos. It will be comprised of 168 units and 12 townhomes. The land was purchased by Dakota County Development Agency (CDA in Eagan) to provide affordable housing in the Central Village area. It is for 55+ with 80% being at […]
CHASE BANK is looking for approvals to build a bank just south of White Castle just this side of the Monument sign. The design of this as well as other stores to be built in front of Xperience Health Club (formerly Rainbow Foods) is to look much the same of the shops and restaurants in the […]
The Minnesota Department of Health launched TODAY a new tool for all Minnesotans. The Minnesota COVID-19 Vaccine Connector is a tool that helps Minnesotans find out when, where, and how to get a COVID-19 vaccine. After you fill out a simple form, the Vaccine Connector will: alert you when you are eligible to receive a […]
The following changes take place TOMORROW, FEB. 13th at NOON and may allow for better Valentine’s Day accommodations. Allowing restaurants to stay open until 11 p.m. Increase the “not to exceed” capacity in restaurants to 250, while leaving the maximum capacity at 50% Increase indoor entertainment “not to exceed” capacity to 250, while leaving the […]