Feb 17Minneapolis St.Paul Magazine Restaurant Week

6Smith of Wayzata has made Minneapolis St. Paul Magazine's Restaurant Week list! Click here to see the full list of restaurants.

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Feb 162015 Best of Lake Minnetonka Awards

Many of our Chamber members were recognized in the 2015 Best of Lake Minnetonka Awards. Congratulations to all!

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Feb 13Candlelight Floral ‘Passes the Candle’

Earlier this month, Vickie Bizek of Candlelight Floral passed the candle along to long time employee Lesa Dobie. Click here to learn more about the history and future of the business.

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Jan 29Wayzata Bay Car Wash

The Wayzata Bay Car Wash was recently featured in a news story on Channel 5 about the DEA building a national license plate reader program. Click here for the full story and video.

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Jan 15Wayzata Lake Effect


On December 2nd, the City of Wayzata approved the Implementation Strategy for the Lake Effect Framework- an important step toward a revitalized waterfront in Wayzata. Click here to read more about the Implementation Strategy and to sign up for the Lake Effect E-Newsletter.

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Jan 15Bushaway Road Closure


Logo and marketing concepts were developed for the project to encourage visitors to continue to shop, eat and enjoy Wayzata throughout the duration of the project. We have received final marketing materials and a Media Kit, along with instructions for use, is available here. We continue to hold monthly listening sessions with project representatives to hear updates, ask questions and provide input.

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Oct 24County Road 101 Reconstruction

Oct 13Wayzata City Council Candidate Forum


The Greater Wayzata Area Chamber of Commerce is holding a Wayzata City Council Candidate Forum on Tuesday, October 14 from 7-8:30 p.m. in the Community Room at Wayzata City Hall. The public is encouraged to attend this informational meeting with the four candidates that have filed for two positions. Questions from the audience will be presented anonymously to the candidates by Moderator Jeff Lambert.

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Jul 24No-Wake Restriction on Lake Minnetonka lifting tonight at 12:01 am!

Jun 19Emergency Alert from the Wayzata Police Department


On a conference call this morning with Hennepin County Emergency Management, we received additional information with impacts to Wayzata and surrounding communities. County Road 101 South in Wayzata (Bushaway Road) will close shortly due to water over the roadway. County Road 44 in Minnetrista will be closed until tomorrow due to a mudslide near Hardscrabble Road. Minnehaha Creek is now flowing at all time record highs. The NWS is forecasting that the Crow River will reach "major" flood stage in Delano and Rockford. Storms have subsided for now, but will redevelop around 4PM this afternoon, with an additional 1-3" of rain possible by later tonight.

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