Initial plans unveiled for the Excelsior Commons

Community for the Commons hosted a July 19 presentation and asked for community input on possible design options for the Commons Park in Excelsior.

To view the entire presentation, click here. To view the entire Powerpoint presentation, click here. Please send any feedback to EKSNYDER25@MSN.COM by 5 p.m., next Monday, July 31.

The Commons is a 13-acre municipal park that was developed in 1854. The area is located in the heart of downtown Excelsior. The park includes the Port of Excelsior, city docks, walkways, event gathering space, band shell, scenic lakeshore views, athletic courts, picnic areas, playgroup and a beach area.

The area is used for large local events including the Fourth of July celebration, Concerts in the Park, Art on the Lake, the Concours d’Elegance car show and many more events. These events attract tens of thousands of visitors.

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