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LAND FOR SALE - Request For Proposals

LAND FOR SALE. The City of Lake Elmo, Minnesota will accept proposals for the purchase of City owned property known as the former 3M land located east of Ideal Ave, PID The Option 1 property for sale is approximately 75 acres with 55 acres being south of CSAH 14 and north of the railroad tracks and 20 acres being south of the railroad tracks. The Option 2 property includes all of Option 1 plus or approximately 176 acres. Land uses include business park, commercial, low density residential and park.

RFP - Request For Proposals
Environmental Report

2023 Spring Road Restrictions

Spring Load Restrictions begin March 10th

Weight Restrictions (Seasonal)

Weight Restrictions
Axle weight limits are restricted on certain streets within the City of Lake Elmo to protect the streets from damage when road and weather conditions warrant in accordance with State & City regulations.

All City streets are limited to SEVEN TON AXLE per axle weight limit unless otherwise posted.  Residents are encouraged to plan ahead for moving or construction projects during the spring thaw season since weight restrictions will be enforced & large trucks will not be allowed on restricted streets.

Weight restrictions take effect during the spring thaw season, which is usually around March 1st to May 15th, dependent upon the weather.  City of Lake Elmo follows the Seasonal Load Limits established by the State of Minnesota.  Check the MN DOT website for dates.

No exemptions or permits are given during this time period, except for vehicles responding for emergency situation.

Streets Regulated
The City of Lake Elmo only regulates the city streets. 

All County roads are regulated by Washington County and all Highways are regulated by the State of Minnesota.  Private roads are not regulated by the City, but by the homeowners associations or designated responsible party.  The City does not maintain any information on contracts for private roads.

Weight Restriction MAP

Help support Lions Park

Help support Lions Park for the 2023 Season

We hope you will consider helping Lions Park ball field by advertising your business and/or cause with a vintage sign. In addition to helping create a vintage feel at the ball field, your $500 advertising funds are used solely for improvements to the Lions Park Ballfield area that benefit our youth and community, and ensures your sign stays up for that season. None of the funds are used for general city expenses.

To participate, all you need to do is send your contact information and a check payable to the City of Lake Elmo-Lions Park Sign 2023, 3880 Laverne Ave N, Lake Elmo, MN 55042 by April 30, 2023. We are not able to take payment by credit card at this time. After it is received, staff will contact you and support you through the process of making the sign and getting it placed for the season.

We hope that you will consider a sign subscription at Lions Park for the 2023 season.  Again, thank you for your support of this community asset.

City of Lake Elmo, MN

Office Hours

Monday - Friday
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM CST

City Hall:
3800 Laverne Avenue North
Lake Elmo, Minnesota 55042

Mailing Address
3880 Laverne Avenue North
Lake Elmo, Minnesota 55042