News Flash

Posted on: December 2, 2020

New Coffee Shop Coming Soon!

Caribou Cabin

Plans for a new coffee shop in Port Riverwalk, near the Port Riverwalk housing development are moving forward. The Coon Rapids Planning Commission approved the site plan for a 600 foot Caribou "coffee cabin" to be located at the southwest corner...

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Economic Development
Posted on: November 24, 2020

Businesses and Nonprofits Receive Assistance

Business Grants

The City of Coon Rapids recognizes the significant impact the COVID-19 pandemic has had on the City’s business and nonprofit communities. To help small businesses and nonprofits survive during this challenging time, the City created a grant prog...

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Economic Development
Posted on: November 10, 2020

Development News - 3rd Qtr 2020

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Read the latest news about Coon Rapids development, including information about exciting new projects, employment and housing activity. 

See the full report here.

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Economic Development
Posted on: September 26, 2019

Business Spotlight - Title Boxing Club

Title Boxing Club featured in the Business Spotlight article.

A global health pandemic is not going to slow down Coon Rapids native Jesse Hauf… instead, he sees opportunity. Hauf and his family have been plenty busy running 10K Brewing in downtown Anoka. With the brewery business going strong, Hauf began ...

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Posted on: August 25, 2020

Development News - 2nd Qtr 2020

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Read the latest information about Coon Rapids’ economic climate with the most recent data available related to development, employment and housing activity. 

See the full report here.

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Economic Development
Posted on: March 19, 2020

For Businesses Impacted by COVID-19

Business Resources

Updated: 11-12-20

A variety of resources are available to help businesses, employers, and workers dealing with the impacts of COVID-19. The City continues to update its information as changes occur.

State of Minnesota Small Business Relief Grants

This State ...

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Economic Development
Posted on: June 4, 2020

Development News - 1st Qtr 2020

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Coon Rapids Economic Development released its first quarter report for 2020. This illustrates Coon Rapids’ economic climate with the most recent data available related to development, employment and housing activity. 

The report shows im...

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Economic Development
Posted on: April 29, 2020

Port Riverwalk Spring Construction Update

Home Drawings for Port Riverwalk

Centra Homes Detached Townhome Development/Local Street Improvements

Coon Rapids-based Centra Homes is developing 136 one-level and two-level detached townhomes on 43 acres of formerly City-owned land generally between Egret Boulevard and Avocet Street. It...

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Economic Development
Posted on: January 29, 2020

Pre-leasing for Luxury Apartments

Lyra new apartment home

"Lyra," a luxury market-rate building located next to Riverdale Transit Station (off Northdale Boulevard and 119th Avenue) is now pre-leasing and has an on-site showroom available for those interested in reserving an apartment home. The building...

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Posted on: January 17, 2020

Port Riverwalk Winter Construction Update

Port Riverwalk

Several roads have been removed in the area of Avocet Street near Coon Rapids Boulevard, as part of redevelopment in this area known as “Port Riverwalk.” Local access is currently affected by construction for this project. The frontage...

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Economic Development
Posted on: December 23, 2019

Development News - 3rd Qtr 2019

DevelopmentHighlights_newsflash

Coon Rapids Economic Development released it’s third quarter report. This illustrates Coon Rapids’ economic climate with the most recent data available related to development, employment and housing activity. 

The report shows ...

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Economic Development
Posted on: November 7, 2019

Groundbreaking for New Apartment

New Building Groundbreaking

Developers broke ground on a new 168-unit apartment complex in the Port Evergreen area near 94th Avenue and Springbrook Drive Thursday, November 7, 2019. The complex, named Spring House Apartments, will be developed by St. Paul-based Real Estate Equities....

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Economic Development