900 Wayzata Blvd E

Property Address

900 Wayzata Boulevard East

Project Description

The existing Wells Fargo building is proposed to be removed and replaced with a residential building, standalone Wells Fargo bank with drive-through, and office building. The project will make significant use of underground parking. The City Council approved the proposal at their July 19 meeting and the Development Agreement will be finalized this fall. 

The development project includes the following requests: 

Sitewide

  • Subdivision into three parcels 

North Parcel (bank)

  • Rezone from C-1 to C-3
  • Conditional Use Permit for drive-through 
  • Design Standards Deviation for reduced glazing on one wall 

East Parcel (office)

  • Variance for side yard setback due to shared underground parking
  • Conditional Use Permit for off-site parking  

West Parcel (residential)

  • Rezone from C-1 to R-5 
  • Variance for building height
  • Variance for impervious surface 
  • Variance for front yard setback (Wayzata Boulevard side)
  • Variance for side yard setback due to shared underground parking
  • Conditional Use Permit for swimming pool  
  • Design Standards Deviation for partially implemented massing break


City Review Dates

  • Neighborhood Meeting held by applicant -  Thursday, April 21 from 5 to 6 p.m. at City Hall.
  • Planning Commission Public Hearing - Monday, June 20 at 6:30 p.m.
    • Received initial approval (4-2 vote)
  • Planning Commission Consent Agenda - Monday, July 6 at 6:30 p.m. 
  • City Council - Tuesday, July 19 at 7:00 p.m.
    • Received Council approval (4-1 vote)

City Contact for Questions

Valerie Quarles, Assistant Planner, can be reached at 952-404-5323 or vquarles@wayzata.org. Staff reports and supporting documents will be available in the Agenda Center of the City website prior to each meeting. Submission materials for this application will be updated on this page when finalized.