APPROVED / UNDER CONSTRUCTION
PANERA BREAD - THE SHOPS AT LYNDALE
A new Panera Bread restaurant with a drive thru is planned on the site of the former Don Pablos restaurant at The Shops at Lyndale. The project was approved by the City Council in April 2017 and is anticipated to begin construction later this year.
CEDAR POINT COMMONS ADDITION - 66TH STREET & RICHFIELD PARKWAY
Hempel Companies is building 14,000 square feet of retail and restaurant space on formerly vacant land at Cedar Point Commons. Two buildings (approximately 7,000 square feet each) are currently under construction. Approved by the City Council in August 2016. A day care center serving up to 180 children is planned for the northern end of the site (SW corner of Richfield Parkway and 65th Street), subject to final approval by the Community Development Department.
VILLAGE SHORES RENOVATION - 66TH STREET & LYNDALE AVENUE
E.J. Plesco & Associates is currently renovating the mixed-use building to include an additional 50 assisted-living housing units and remodeling 16,000 square feet of commercial space for a Hennepin County Medical Center (HCMC) Clinic. Approved by the City Council in March 2016.
MESABA SENIOR HOUSING - 76TH STREET & PILLSBURY AVENUE
Mesaba Capital Development is developing an 88-unit assisted living facility on the former Richfield Public Works Garage site.
AUDI OF RICHFIELD - 77TH STREET EAST & 14TH AVENUE
In April 2015, International Autos Group received City Council approvals to construct a new Audi dealership in the 494 / 77th Street corridor. The property consists of four parcels: 1400, 1420 and 1500 E 78th St and 7711 14th Avenue - the sites of the former Airport Bowl, Backyard Grill, Ace Car Rental, and 2nd Wind Exercise Equipment. Demolition of the existing structures took place in late 2015 and construction of the Audi facility commenced in early 2016.
LYNDALE GARDENS LAKESIDE AMENITIES
Lakeside amenities include a performance space with built-in seating, new connections to the existing Richfield Lake walking paths, gardens, and other amenities open to the public. The future mixed use development will also include a plaza area that will be the new home of the Wednesday Richfield Farmers Market.
SHERIDAN VILLAS TOWNHOMES - SHERIDAN AVENUE & 76TH STREET
Greater Metropolitan Housing Corporation developed five attached townhomes for sale, ranging in size from 1,565 to 3,054 square feet, on the former "farmhouse" site at 2517 West 76th Street. Approved by the City Council in July 2015.
LYNDALE STATION PHASE II - 6545 LYNDALE AVENUE
In August 2014, the City Council approved the final phase of the Lyndale Station development, consisting of a 8,200 square foot multi-tenant retail building at the corner of Lyndale Avenue and 66th Street. Tenants include Caribou Coffee / Einstein Bros Bagels, My Burger, Waxing the City, Great Clips and more to be announced soon.
RICHFIELD BLOOMINGTON HONDA AND MITSUBISHI - 401 & 501 WEST 77TH STREET
In June 2013, Richfield Bloomington Honda gained City Council approval to expand their automobile dealership business. The project includes new buildings for Honda and Mitsubishi on a 132,600 square foot automobile dealership and service campus. Richfield Bloomington Mitsubishi opened for business in summer 2014, followed by Honda in 2015.
WENDY'S - 6500 LYNDALE AVENUE
In early 2015, Wendy's constructed a new restaurant building at 6500 Lyndale Avenue.
LYN65 KITCHEN & BAR
LAKEWINDS NATURAL FOODS CO-OP - 6420 LYNDALE AVENUE
In March 2013, the City Council approved a mixed-use development on the site of the former Lyndale Garden Center that includes a 6-story apartment building, retail/restaurant space, and lakeside amenities. As part of the development, Lakewinds Natural Foods opened a 25,000 square foot co-op on the southern portion of the site in June 2014.
LYNDALE PLAZA - 6401 LYNDALE AVENUE
The four-story, 93-unit apartment building welcomed its first residents in late 2012, replacing an aging one-story commercial building. The building is fully leased.
LYNDALE STATION PHASE I - 6501-6545 LYNDALE AVENUE
The 72,700 square foot retail development opened in 2012, replacing a former Kmart store. Lyndale Station features LA Fitness as an anchor tenant and 19,200 square feet of additional retail space in an adjacent building. Retail tenants in Phase I include Firehouse Subs, Planned Parenthood, Salon Concepts, and Von Hanson's Meats. Phase II plans for the southwest corner of the development, including an 8,200 square foot restaurant/retail building, were completed in 2015.