City of Wayzata

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!

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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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April 28, 2021

2021 Wayzata Dig it Day Cancelled

The City of Wayzata has cancelled the annual volunteer planting opportunity Dig it Day, “In support of the health and safety of the community,” according to a release.

Organizers hope to hold the event in 2022

April 26, 2021

2021 Wayzata Spring Splash scheduled for May 1st

The Wayzata Conservancy, the City of Wayzata and Wayzata Community Ed will be hosting the annual Wayzata Spring Splash on Saturday, May 1st 2021 in downtown Wayzata.

According to Andrew Mullin, Chair of the Wayzata Conservancy, "Spring Splash is an event for kids and families to learn about summer programming ...

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April 26, 2021

Wayzata Will Not Adopt a Development Moratorium

The Wayzata City Council could not agree on either a 3 month or 6 month development moratorium at a regular council meeting held April 20th and as a result will take no action to slow development in the Mixed Use Residential/Commercial and Central Business Districts.

The agenda item had ...

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April 6, 2021

City discusses pressing pause on development

Construction is in full swing for the season but residents may be looking for a break from the clatter and congestion.

The fast-moving development on Wayzata Boulevard and Lake Street have left the Planning Commission with questions about the direction the community is going. The commission met virtually with the ...

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