Apr 06Updated Plans for Wayzata Hotel

The plan for the east block of The Promenade project, to be developed by BohLand Development, could be approved this month. The updates include a restaurant, spa, 14,000-square-feet of retail, 29 luxury condos and a boutique 89-room hotel called The Landing. Click here to learn more about the last bit of development.  For more information about the The Landing Residences contact Beth Ulrich 952-473-2089 or beth.ulrich@bohlanddevelopment.com.

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Apr 01Excelsior Brewing Company- Best Beer for Drinking Outside

City Pages released their list of "The 10 Best Minnesota Beers for Drinking Outside." The popular Big Island Blonde brewed by Excelsior Brewing Company was listed at number eight. Congratulations to EBC! Click here for the full article.

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Mar 10City of Wayzata Parking Survey

Members of the business community, residents, the city and their consultants, have been meeting to discuss parking in downtown Wayzata. The purpose of the meetings is to provide an overview of the Downtown Parking Improvement Project, with a focus on establishing a parking district, potential parking ordinance changes and parking management tools.  Additionally, LSA Design, Inc., the consulting company hired by the City of Wayzata,  has created a survey to help determine future action. LSA Design, Inc. will be presenting to the Wayzata City Council at their meeting on March 17 and would appreciate feedback on the surveys to help determine their focus. Please follow the link below to download the survey and send completed surveys to joannolsen@lsadesigninc.com.

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Mar 053 Reasons to Shop in Wayzata

Fox 9 News created a great video that highlights 3 reasons to shop in Wayzata right now! Click here to watch.

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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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