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by HiawathaGuy
June 18th, 2020, 1:30 pm
Forum: Minneapolis - Downtown
Topic: Duffey 2.0 - 3rd St N
Replies: 28
Views: 4532

Re: Duffey 2.0 - 3rd St N

If it was Hyvee, it wouldn't be their first. They have an urban format store in Downtown Des Moines. 18,000 sq. ft. is not very large... for additional context over the Uptown Target. The Highland Park Target is 20k, the Des Moines Hyvee is 38k, the Cub Foods at 46th & Hiawatha is 46k, the Prospect...
by HiawathaGuy
June 17th, 2020, 1:54 pm
Forum: Suburbs
Topic: Suburban Malls and Associated Retail News
Replies: 189
Views: 29198

Re: Suburban Malls and Associated Retail News

Does JLL have previous history owning malls and redeveloping them like that? From a Google search, it seems they've been picking up a lot of big malls in the past few years, with comments about upgrading/remodeling them to not be "malls", but more community assets. I think that would be a great thi...
by HiawathaGuy
June 17th, 2020, 8:28 am
Forum: Suburbs
Topic: Suburban Malls and Associated Retail News
Replies: 189
Views: 29198

Re: Suburban Malls and Associated Retail News

JLL takes over management at Eden Prairie Center; Scheels opens next month *UNLOCKED* The Eden Prairie Center shopping mall is now managed by Jones Lang LaSalle Inc.. The Chicago-based firm announced earlier this month it will provide property management and leasing services for the 1.3 million-squ...
by HiawathaGuy
June 15th, 2020, 9:53 am
Forum: Suburbs
Topic: Chanhassen - Chaska - Carver County
Replies: 108
Views: 15397

Re: Chanhassen - Chaska - Carver County

Is the southwest metro really so lucrative for Costco that they need to make their 10th store a second one in this corner of the metro? Wouldn't Lino Lakes/Blaine, Plymouth, or Lakeville make far more sense based on where they already have stores? This isn't even 10 miles from the Eden Prairie Cost...
by HiawathaGuy
June 12th, 2020, 8:42 am
Forum: Suburbs
Topic: Bloomington - General Topics
Replies: 263
Views: 25247

Re: Bloomington - General Topics

Bloomington Facebook chatter is that Taqueria las cuatro milpas took over the old 1st Wok location today and hope to open within a month. Their Facebook page is apparently in Spanish but they do note they're opening a new location with a "spacious parking lot". I've thought about checking out the T...
by HiawathaGuy
June 5th, 2020, 8:57 am
Forum: Suburbs
Topic: Suburban Malls and Associated Retail News
Replies: 189
Views: 29198

Re: Suburban Malls and Associated Retail News

This leaves JCPenney with five stores in the Twin Cities: Burnsville Center, Ridgedale, Rosedale, Maplewood Mall, and Tamarack Village. This is good news for Burnsville Center and Maplewood Mall which would be in really rough shape if they lost another anchor. I hope Eden Prairie Mall takes a queue...
by HiawathaGuy
May 28th, 2020, 8:57 am
Forum: Minneapolis - South, Southwest, and Uptown
Topic: Hiawatha-Lake - Minnehaha - Downtown Longfellow
Replies: 244
Views: 49774

Re: Southside - General Topics

What is the extent of damage on Lake St from the fires and looters? The media seems to just have vague descriptions. I lived over here a year ago and the neighborhood was coming together. I live near Plymouth Ave N now, which had fires in the late 60s and never recovered. I hope the same isn't goin...
by HiawathaGuy
May 20th, 2020, 8:06 am
Forum: Saint Paul
Topic: Raymond Station area developments
Replies: 18
Views: 8069

Re: Raymond Station area developments

These threads should be merged: viewtopic.php?f=16&t=4539
by HiawathaGuy
May 19th, 2020, 11:17 am
Forum: Minneapolis - North, Northeast, and Southeast / University of Minnesota
Topic: Southeast Como Neighborhood
Replies: 23
Views: 4404

Re: Southeast Como Neighborhood

So there's a new CPC packet for 1040 Como. I haven't been over there in a while, did the site work mentioned in the above post never go anywhere? A while back they cleared some trees from the site but I haven't seen any other evidence of work. I only go by the site a few times a month though so may...
by HiawathaGuy
May 14th, 2020, 12:26 pm
Forum: Transportation
Topic: Street, Road and Highway Projects
Replies: 1024
Views: 155347

Re: Street, Road and Highway Projects

In regards to the 3rd Ave bridge redesign, any indication that they'll have those like observation cutouts for people to stop and take in the view like there are on that Franklin Ave bridge? I think that's a really nice touch to keep pedestrians from stopping in the middle of the bridge to get a vi...
by HiawathaGuy
May 8th, 2020, 8:40 am
Forum: Suburbs
Topic: Mall of America - Bloomington
Replies: 976
Views: 149036

Re: Mall of America - Bloomington

This (paywalled) Business Journal article says the MOA water park is on hold. Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal: COVID-19 has paused Mall of America water park project in Bloomington. https://www.bizjournals.com/twincities/news/2020/04/14/massive-mall-of-america-water-park-project-stalls.html...
by HiawathaGuy
May 8th, 2020, 8:35 am
Forum: Minneapolis - South, Southwest, and Uptown
Topic: Lowa46 - 46th & Hiawatha Cub Foods Mixed Use
Replies: 108
Views: 31829

Re: Lowa46 - 46th & Hiawatha Cub Foods Mixed Use

Footings for the two new high voltage towers were poured in March with the new towers going up over the past week. The first is immediately WSW of the Lowa46 Cub Foods main entrance, with the second at the far SW corner of the open lot, adjacent to the new Reuter Walton development happening at 4757...
by HiawathaGuy
May 8th, 2020, 8:27 am
Forum: Minneapolis - South, Southwest, and Uptown
Topic: Hiawatha-Minnehaha Corridor Development & MinHi Line
Replies: 205
Views: 56672

Re: Hiawatha-Minnehaha Corridor Development & MinHi Line

From the article https://finance-commerce.com/2020/05/developer-wants-brewery-in-former-grain-silos/ “Friendship Academy is also redeveloping the building right across the street from them, so that little intersection back that there that has been neglected for a long time will definitely be gettin...
by HiawathaGuy
May 7th, 2020, 9:22 am
Forum: Minneapolis - Downtown
Topic: North Loop Green - Hines - 350 N 5th St(?) - 35 stories / 393'
Replies: 109
Views: 23600

Re: North Loop Green - Hines - 350 N 5th St(?) - 35 stories / 393'

What does the forum think about this? Not everyday do we see a comment like this: Unresolved Impacts to Ballpark Playability . The proposed Project, which is approximately twice the height of the Ballpark and nearly twice the height allowed by the Warehouse District’s design guidelines, is not only...
by HiawathaGuy
April 28th, 2020, 12:36 pm
Forum: Minneapolis - North, Northeast, and Southeast / University of Minnesota
Topic: University of Minnesota - General Topics
Replies: 571
Views: 113917

Re: University of Minnesota - General Topics

seanrichardryan wrote:
April 28th, 2020, 11:02 am
This one- Image
Ah, well that one is already owned by the University of Minnesota - so perhaps with this new purchase, they'll be inclined to sell this last surface lot to a developer?
by HiawathaGuy
April 28th, 2020, 10:08 am
Forum: Minneapolis - South, Southwest, and Uptown
Topic: Calhoun Towers - 3430 List Place (295' - 24 stories)
Replies: 86
Views: 23888

Re: Calhoun Towers - 3430 List Place (295' - 24 stories)

A ton of trees have been cut down and cleared out on the north side of the site. I have no idea if it's for light rail construction or not, but it's where the first phase would go, so here's hoping. The Southwest LRT Updates listed this for last week: Minneapolis Chowen Avenue to Lake Street For th...
by HiawathaGuy
April 28th, 2020, 10:02 am
Forum: Minneapolis - North, Northeast, and Southeast / University of Minnesota
Topic: University of Minnesota - General Topics
Replies: 571
Views: 113917

Re: University of Minnesota - General Topics

The University just bought the strange hexagonal "TV building" adjacent to Prospect Park station, to be used as office space for staff displaced by other construction projects. The deal includes the adjacent ramp and that last undeveloped surface lot between 4th St and the LRT tracks. I can't see t...
by HiawathaGuy
April 23rd, 2020, 9:39 am
Forum: Transportation
Topic: Ayd Mill Road
Replies: 163
Views: 28121

Re: Ayd Mill Road

Southbound 2 lane stay, being resurfaced, and northbound rebuilt & reduced to 1 lane, with a new trail built adjacent to that, with a new boulevard between that and the northbound lane.

4/6/20 presentation
by HiawathaGuy
April 23rd, 2020, 9:05 am
Forum: Minneapolis - South, Southwest, and Uptown
Topic: Hiawatha-Minnehaha Corridor Development & MinHi Line
Replies: 205
Views: 56672

Re: Hiawatha-Minnehaha Development & RR Corridor/MinHi Line

The Acme Foundry at 3161 Hiawatha (NE corner of 32nd and Hiawatha) is for sale! Hopefully to be developed into something, too bad that long strip of land with dirt piles isn't part of this property... https://www.loopnet.com/Listing/3161-Hiawatha-Ave-Minneapolis-MN/16120184/?fbclid=IwAR2chiEQrcVOB4...
by HiawathaGuy
April 23rd, 2020, 8:35 am
Forum: Minneapolis - South, Southwest, and Uptown
Topic: Hiawatha-Minnehaha Corridor Development & MinHi Line
Replies: 205
Views: 56672

Re: Hiawatha-Minnehaha Corridor Development & MinHi Line

bvonsnack wrote:
April 22nd, 2020, 7:46 pm
late to the party here but what exactly is going up in this space?
Apartments: http://www.minneapolismn.gov/www/groups ... 214028.pdf

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