COTTAGEVILLE PARK

ADDRESS: 435 BLAKE ROAD N, HOPKINS MN 55343

SIZE: 4.1 ACRES

DESCRIPTION: THE COTTAGEVILLE PARK IN HOPKINS WAS A COLLABORATIVE PROJECT WITH THE CITY OF HOPKINS, MINNEHAHA CREEK WATERSHED DISTRICT, WENCK ENGINEERS, AND HART HOWERTON LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE.  THE PROJECT WAS LOCATED AT AN EXTREMELY BUSY INTERSECTION OF BLAKE ROAD AND LAKE STREET.  THE PROJECT INCLUDED A GREAT DEAL OF SITE IMPROVEMENTS INCLUDING EXTENSIVE UNDERGROUND UTILITY WORK, CAST-IN-PLACE OUTFLOW STRUCTURE, SPECIALTY CAST-IN-PLACE CONCRETE STAIRS, OVER 20,000 SQ FT OF DECORATIVE COLORED CONCRETE WALKS, MISC. STEEL RAILINGS, VAST VARIETY OF LANDSCAPING UP TO THE MINNEHAHA CREEK, IRRIGATION, ELECTRICAL, AND MUCH MORE.  THE PROJECT RECEIVED A GREAT DEAL OF RECOGNITION FROM ALL OF THE PARTNERS INVOLVED FROM THE PROJECT CONCEPTION TO THE PROJECT COMPLETION.  IT'S A REAL MODERN PARK DESIGN THAT WILL DRAW PEOPLE FROM ALL AROUND THE SURROUNDING METRO AREA TO USE AND ENJOY.