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Posted on: February 21, 2023

Business Spotlight: Nest to Threads


A new business in Coon Rapids is putting a twist on the pop-up shop concept. The Nest to Threads Boutique Marketplace recently opened in Coon Rapids Square off Coon Rapids Boulevard.“Instead of us popping up, the vendors pop up,” said Nest to Thr...

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Economic Development
Posted on: March 2, 2023

Q4 Report Available


The Quarterly Economic Development Report for the fourth quarter of 2022 is available to read. View interesting statistics on business and economic development in Coon Rapids. 

Read the Q4 Economic Development Report.

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Economic Development
Posted on: January 17, 2023

Business Spotlight: Burn Boot Camp


A new fitness business in Coon Rapids, which started with pop up camps at Alloy Brewing, is going strong in its new home. Burn Boot Camp opened in early 2022 in a commercial center at the corner of Round Lake Blvd. and Coon Rapids Blvd.“We are excited and...

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Economic Development
Posted on: September 17, 2021

Port Riverwalk Project Update

Port Riverwalk

The Port Riverwalk neighborhood continues to grow on Coon Rapids Boulevard. Coon Rapids-based Centra Homes is developing 136 one-level and two-level detached townhomes on 43 acres of formerly City-owned land generally between Egret Boulevard and Avocet St...


Economic Development
Posted on: November 1, 2022

Business Spotlight: AMP Athletics

Photo of kids with words: Business Spotlight AMP Athletics

A non-profit business that caters to youth interested in cheerleading celebrated its first anniversary this summer. AMP Athletics, located just east of Hanson Boulevard off Highway 10, moved into its new home in the spring of 2021, and was up and running ...

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Economic Development