Terrace Companies submitted and has completed an Environmental Assessment Worksheet (EAW) for a proposed residential development, Cedar Meadows, at Parcel ID 43-52005-00-010 in Northfield. The City Council approved a resolution with a negative declaration of the need for an Environmental Impact Statement.
Now, Terrace Companies is coming forward with a preliminary plat to the Planning Commission meeting on July 20, 2023. The agenda packet and more information on the project can be found on the Planning Commission webpage.
The development site is located in the northwest corner of North Avenue (330th Street) and Cedar Avenue (Eveleth Avenue). The development site is primarily agricultural crop field. The property to the north is primarily agricultural fields. West of the development project is the Northfield Hospital and Clinics. South of the development project across North Avenue is a Mayo Clinics Health System building. East of the development project across Cedar Avenue are medium to high density residential suburbs.
Multiple residential unit types are proposed including:
41 detached villas
44 single family units
28 units (14 buildings) of twin homes/duplexes
12 units (4 buildings) of triplexes
Outlot G is designated for a senior co-op building
In addition, the necessary road infrastructure, a park, several wetland areas and buffers, and storm water ponds are proposed as part of the project. The number of units is approximate.