City of Wayzata

Jan. 18, 2022

City of Wayzata to study electric vehicles

On January 4th the Wayzata City Council discussed a professional services agreement to participate in an electric vehicle fleet study. As part of the study, non-commercial city vehicles, including utility trucks and police cars would have devices attached to track energy usage data. Larger vehicles like fire trucks and plows ...

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Nov. 26, 2021

Light up the Lake Wayzata 2021 Schedule of Events

Aug. 19, 2021

Update on Wayzata Police Department from Chief Schultz

Wayzata’s Interim Police Chief Marc Schultz updated on the State of the Police Department recently. Schultz also addressed the community on Aug 3, 2021at the State of the City which was held at Wayzata Country Club.

Wayzata Police Chief Marc Schultz

Schultz noted that former Chief of Police Mike Risvold retired this spring ...

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Aug. 9, 2021

Mouton delivers Wayzata State of the City for 2021

The Wayzata State of the City took place at the Wayzata Country Club on August 3, 2021. Wayzata mayor Johanna Mouton addressed a few major topics including the Panoway Project, COVID-19, and the City's Operations.

“After nearly a decade of planning, it was a pleasure to finally be able ...

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June 14, 2021

Wayzata Art Experience: annual community event scheduled for June 26 & 27

A previous Wayzata Art Experience is held on Lake Street in Downtown Wayzata. Submitted photo


The Wayzata Art Experience will be held on June 26 and 27 on the shores of Wayzata Bay.


Presented annually by the Wayzata Chamber of Commerce, the Experience will feature 100 Juried Artists ...

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June 8, 2021

In Case You Missed It: National Recognition for the Section Foreman House

The Wayzata Historical Society, The Wayzata Heritage Preservation Board, The Wayzata Conservancy and the City of Wayzata are celebrating a decade long effort to have the Section Foreman House on the National Register of Historic Places. Congratulations and thank you to everyone who has and will work on this project!

Read our original coverage ...

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May 25, 2021

Section Foreman House is listed on National Register of Historic Places

After over a decade of coordinated effort by many within the community, the Section Foreman House has been listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Authorized by the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966, the Register is the United States federal government’s official list of districts, sites, buildings and ...

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May 18, 2021

CDC & Governor relax mask rules

The Center for Disease Control issued new guidelines for those who have received a vaccine significantly relaxing mask mandates except where required by local rules or laws.

“Fully vaccinated people can resume activities without wearing a mask or physically distancing, except where required by federal, state, local, tribal, or territorial ...

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May 7, 2021

Design standards move ahead after robust discussion

The Wayzata Planning Commission approved a motion to send new design standards on to the City Council.

Andrew Faulkner, project manager with architecture and urban design firm Van Meter Williams Pollack, went into detail on amendments to the proposed design standards. The amendments were in response to discussion held during ...

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May 3, 2021

City of Wayzata to explore keeping of backyard chickens

The City of Wayzata will discuss changing city code to allow the keeping of chickens on residential lots at a May 4th Council Workshop.

According to the agenda, the “topic has been brought up several times over the past year and most recently, the Council directed staff to do some ...

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