In The EDA Spotlight

Lake City EDA Annual Report 2016

The Lake City Economic Development Authority Board is pleased to share the 2016 annual report on activities in Lake City and data on workforce and demographics. If you are interested, we have a limited number of printed copies.

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EDA News & Announcements

Future Ski Jump in Frontenac Golf Course Area

Olympic Sky Jump to come to Frontenac!

Bryan Sanders, Executive Director, Friends of American Ski Jumping, presented information on the proposed Olympic ski jump to be constructed in Frontenac. Baldy at Dakota Park is currently in the fundraising phase and hopes to break ground in Spring 2017. The Project Build a 120 meter (12 story) Olympic sized large hill ski jump at […]

Lake City EDA Sharing Information

EDA Sharing Great Information

The Lake City EDA is committed to sharing information from seminars, meetings and other research initiatives.Continue with this article for some great information On Line Consumer Behavior Information Economic Impact of the Arts in Minnesota DEED Labor Market Update October 2016

Pepin Orchards is Manufacturer of the year

Pepin Heights Orchards is 2016 Manufacturer of the Year!

The Lake City EDA and Chamber of Commerce named Pepin Heights Orchards, Inc., has been named Lake City Manufacturer of the Year for 2016. In addition to growing, harvesting, packaging and shipping apples from its Lake City operations, Pepin Heights Orchards also presses and sells apple cider. Pepin Heights Owner Dennis Courtier purchased his parents’ small […]

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Lake City Facts

Water Skiing Invented in
Distance From Twin Cities Metro
Distance from Rochester
Established In

Commercial motor vehicle (CMV) drivers are limited to 11 cumulative hours driving in a 14-hour period, following a rest period of no less than 10 consecutive hours.

Drivers employed by carriers in "daily operation" may not work more than 70 hours within any period of 8 consecutive days.

Lake City is ideally located to reach many major cities in 1 day within that ruling.

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Success Stories

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Creative Minds of Lake City

Pepin Manufacturing

Why Choose Lake City Minnesota?

  • Small town charm in a naturally beautiful setting.
  • You will find resources, room to grow.
  • A skilled workforce ready to help you succeed.
  • Proximity to Rochester and the Twin-Cities area.
  • Excellent school district.

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I Love Lake City, Minnesota!


Thank you EDA for supporting us and giving the seed money to start our printing business.
– Joan Kaartinen, Owner of Creative Minds of Lake City

Lake City Media

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Properties in Lake City

Lake City Properties

Lake City EDA uses LocationOne Information System (LOIS) to share information on available commercial properties for sale or lease.

To search for Lake City Minnesota properties, use our LOIS tool to the left.

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