Posted on: July 20, 2017

Lake Street East Closure July 26 and July 27

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Lake Street East will be closed Wednesday, July 26th and Thursday, July 27th to allow the hotel contractor, Adolfson & Peterson, to install the patios on the building. The roadway will be closed directly in front of the Landing hotel, between Engel St...

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Posted on: July 18, 2017

Update: Wayzata Beach OPEN

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Wayzata Beach is OPEN to swimming. Wayzata Beach closed on July 18, 2017 due to a high bacteria count from a beach sample testing by Hennepin County on July 17. Hennepin County retested the beach on July 19, 2017 and advised the City on July 20 that Wayza...

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Posted on: July 10, 2017

Wetlands are Important Too!

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There is a lot of information out there about protecting lakes and streams, but did you know that wetlands need protecting too? Wetlands are characterized by wet soils and support vegetation that adapt to the damp conditions. They function as natural spon...

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Posted on: June 30, 2017

New Edition of the Lake Minnetonka Map

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Minnehaha Creek Watershed District (MCWD) has a brand new edition of their Lake Minnetonka map available for free!Based on input from users of this popular publication, several features are returning including lake depths, picnic areas, public restrooms, ...

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Posted on: June 28, 2017

Limited Motor Vehicle Services July 20-24

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Limited Services July 20-24

There will be limited services at Wayzata Motor Vehicle on July 20-21 and for part of the day on July 24 because of a statewide technology change. Residents will be unable to complete motor vehicle transactions includin...

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Posted on: June 23, 2017

Lawn Care for Water Quality

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‘Tis the season for turf grass maintenance! Most of us have lawns that need maintaining throughout the warmer months, but did you know that how you care for your lawn can have a big impact on water quality? What lands on your lawn can make its w...

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Posted on: June 5, 2017

Tips to fight food waste

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Food waste is a big issue – 40 percent of food is wasted in the U.S. But people don’t often think they contribute to the food waste problem. Most consumers think they waste less food than the average person. The reasons they waste food...

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Posted on: May 30, 2017

Ride the Trolley Starting June 13

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The Lake Minnetonka Trolley is back in Wayzata! During the 2017 season, the trolley will run on the hour on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. starting on June 13 until August 31. There are 16 stops marked with the LM...

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Posted on: May 25, 2017

Music in the Park

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Save the dates for the new Sunday Music in the Park programs in June and August, sponsored by the Parks and Trails Board. The free music events will take place from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. in Klapprich Park. A perfect setting for a picnic while you enj...

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Posted on: May 25, 2017

Wayzata Beach Lifeguards on duty starting June 10

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 Wayzata Beach will have lifeguards on duty beginning June 10 through August 13 from noon to 6 p.m. daily, weather permitting. All public parks are closed for access between the hours of 10:30 p.m. and 5 a.m. Parking permits are needed at the bea...

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Posted on: May 2, 2017

Seasonal restrictions on water use

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The City of Wayzata has a permanent odd / even sprinkling ban ordinance, which is in effect from May 1 to September 30 of each year. Using water for irrigation purposes is prohibited from noon to 5 p.m. daily. If your address ends in an odd number, you ma...

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Posted on: February 15, 2017

Homestead applications can be filed online

After moving in to your new home, you can apply for homestead online, anytime and anywhere, via the Hennepin County website. If you qualify, you may receive a market value exclusion, which can reduce your property taxes in the following year.

Qualifying fo...

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