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June 28, 2019 Friday Report
Real Talk With Rick Podcast
"Homegrown" is the latest installment of the Real Talk With Rick podcast. David Lindahl, the City's economic development manager, discusses how he became interested in municipal planning, booming business in Eden Prairie and his early years jamming at Eden Prairie High School.
City Center Closed
The City Center is closed Thursday, July 4 in observance of Independence Day.
Annual Drinking Water Report
The City provides results of drinking water monitoring through an annual drinking water report. From Jan. 1 through Dec. 31, 2018, Eden Prairie drinking water met or exceeded federal standards. Learn more at edenprairie.org/DrinkingWater.
Southwest Light Rail Transit Project Updates
Pre-construction work on the Southwest LRT Green Line Extension began in May in Eden Prairie and has intensified over the last several weeks. The majority of construction is scheduled from 2019 through 2022, with passenger service starting in 2023. The line will include 15 new stations, including four in Eden Prairie. Sign up for weekly project updates from the Metropolitan Council or follow the project on Twitter @SouthwestLRT. More details on the project can be found at SWLRT.org.
Open to Business Program
Open to Business offers free one-on-one technical assistance and support to small business owners and entrepreneurs ranging from business plan development to cash flow and financing projections and more. Schedule a free meeting with an Open to Business representative at OpenToBusinessMN.org.
4th of July Hometown Celebration
We're gearing up for Eden Prairie's two-day hometown celebration next week! For a full schedule of events visit edenprairie.org/4thOfJuly.
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