The Spring Splash

May 22, 2018By Lake Effect ConservancyInsights

The Spring Splash, held on Saturday, May 19th in downtown Wayzata, was put on by the Lake Effect Conservancy, in partnership with the city of Wayzata, to highlight the Lake Minnetonka Science Collaborative’s pilot summer programming. This programming has been developed into three weeks of Lake Exploration Camps. As part of the curriculum, these camps … Read More

Join us at the Spring Splash

April 6, 2018By Lake Effect ConservancyInsights

The Wayzata Lake Effect Project is moving forward! In March, the Wayzata City Council approved a contract with Civitas – an award winning landscape architecture and design firm, to move forward with the design of the Lake Effect Project, with construction slated to begin in 2019. The Lake Effect Project, is a strategic initiative by … Read More

Wayzata City Notes

August 3, 2017By Sharon LimInsights

For Wayzata residents, the past few years have seen a surge in residential and commercial development, bringing with it a vibrancy and level of energy not seen perhaps since the days of James J. Hill. The speed of change has left many wondering what Wayzata’s future will look like. Will the city be able to … Read More

Lake Effect featured in Wayzata Sun Sailor

October 10, 2016By Jana RobbinsNews

Wayzata hears updates on Lake Effect, parking ramp Published September 29, 2016 at 8:00 am Project planners provided updates at Sept. 20 city council meeting The status reports of two major city projects – the Wayzata Lake Effect and the Mill Street Parking Ramp – were provided to residents and the city council during the … Read More

Council Approves Lake Effect Package

August 4, 2016By Lake Effect ConservancyNews No Comments

(Wayzata, MN – August 4, 2016) Wayzata City Council approved plans for the Lake Effect Project on Wednesday, August 3, 2016. Scope of the Lake Effect Implementation Plan: Transforming the Lake Edge—Build lake edge improvements from “Eco Park” to the Depot, including restored wetland and renovated Section Foreman House, the boardwalk with improved connections to … Read More