Saint Peter Council to take up issue of commercial creep during goal session

By |2018-01-29T05:51:15-06:00January 29th, 2018|

The Saint Peter City Council will hold a goal session meting Monday and plan to discuss commercial creep. Officials started to discuss the issue following approval of the new Dunkin' Donuts on Highway 169 last year. The Council approved rezoning and demolishing the former Mary's Flowers Site for the new development. Community Development Director Russ Wille says there has been concern that the highway commercial development on the north and south side of town will continue to migrate.  "Some council members felt it was important that we maintain that residential, historic downtown, residential, highway commercial rhythm as you come through the [...]