News Flash

Posted on: January 26, 2024

Read the Latest Economic Development Statistics

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The fourth quarter report for 2023 is out! Find out which businesses are coming to Coon Rapids, where new construction will be going up and the latest employment and housing reports. 

Read it here. 

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Coon Rapids Economic Development
Posted on: January 15, 2024

View the Interactive Map!

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Explore locally owned and operated businesses in Coon Rapids that have been featured in our Business Spotlight series. The new, interactive map allows you to browse past Business Spotlight features by location or by category, such as restaurants, retail, ...

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Coon Rapids Economic Development
Posted on: January 11, 2024

New Employer Reasonable Accommodation Fund

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Reimbursements are now available to businesses for some costs related to accommodating an employee who has a disability. The new program from the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) is called the Employer Reasonable Accommod...

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Coon Rapids Economic Development
Posted on: September 28, 2023

A Bright Idea for Businesses

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Energy is a major operating expense for businesses of all types and sizes — so why not cut it down? Local businesses can prioritize energy efficiency to both save money and protect the environment. Free up capital for growth and development, whi...

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Coon Rapids Economic Development
Posted on: October 31, 2023

Q3 Report Available

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Do you want to know how the housing market is trending in Coon Rapids? Maybe your curious about what's going to be built soon around the city? Find all of that information and more in the Economic Development Quarterly Report.

Read it here!

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Coon Rapids Economic Development
Posted on: November 7, 2023

Business Spotlight: Anoka Hennepin Credit Union

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A long-running business in the Coon Rapids and Anoka County area is Anoka Hennepin Credit Union. Started in 1963 by a group of educators in the Anoka-Hennepin school district, this credit union now boasts over 18,000 members while staying true to the valu...

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Coon Rapids Economic Development
Posted on: October 3, 2023

Business Spotlight: Café Donuts

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Located at 12035 Hanson Blvd.

Café Donuts owner Seila Prom opened a new location in Coon Rapids this year on Hanson Boulevard. Prom owns the location in Champlin where the donuts are made fresh every day and brought to the Coon Rapids l...

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Coon Rapids Economic Development
Posted on: August 28, 2023

Business Spotlight: Esmeralda's Mexican Restaurant

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Located at 12759 Riverdale Boulevard.

Esmeralda's Mexican Restaurant opened in 2023 in the Riverdale Shopping Area. Luis Ortiz, the proud owner of Esmeralda's, is excited to welcome new customers into his restaurant. He has been in the re...

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Coon Rapids Economic Development
Posted on: May 1, 2023

New Development Map

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Staying up to date on the latest developments in Coon Rapids just got easier! The City launched a new development map where you can track all the current projects happening across Coon Rapids. With a few clicks you can view photos, planning documents and ...

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Coon Rapids Economic Development