St. Louis Park

One of the early suburbs of Minneapolis, it is the birthplace or childhood home of movie directors Joel and Ethan Coen, musician Peter Himmelman, New York Times columnist Thomas Friedman and Sen. Al Franken. Minnesota's first shopping center — Lilac Way — was built there in the late 1940s.

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ZIP Codes:

55416, 55426, 55424




Jeff Jacobs

City Manager:

Tom Harmening

City Hall:

5005 Minnetonka Blvd, St Louis Park, MN 55416

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Man acquitted in slaying from botched robbery in New Hope

ARTICLE Updated: Jul 22 2014 - 10:03 PM

A man was acquitted last week in a botched robbery turned slaying in a New Hope parking last June.Damin Lee Shufford, 30, of New Hope, and another man were each charged with first-degree murder and...

Remains found in Colorado confirmed as missing St. Louis Park father, son

ARTICLE Updated: Jul 18 2014 - 10:07 PM

Three months after Damian McManus, 51, and his 18-year-old son, Evan, disappeared on a Colorado mountain, their family is bringing them home to Minnesota.On Friday, authorities confirmed that the...

Water levels in Lake Minnetonka, Minnehaha Creek slowly recede

ARTICLE Updated: Jul 18 2014 - 8:26 PM

Minnehaha Creek is slowly receding from June’s record levels, but at a rate slower than experts had predicted.It may not be until mid- to late August before the creek and Lake Minnetonka, which...

Mpls. has until Aug. 30 to vote on Southwest LRT deal

ARTICLE Updated: Jul 16 2014 - 9:45 PM

Local bankrollers of metro transit projects agreed Wednesday to give Minneapolis until the end of August to vote on the latest Southwest Corridor light-rail plan, over the objections of suburban...

St. Louis Park, Eden Prairie approve Southwest light rail

ARTICLE Updated: Jul 14 2014 - 10:42 PM

St. Louis Park unanimously approved plans Monday night for the $1.6 billion Southwest light-rail project, having successfully resisted sending freight trains through its community to make room for...

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Recent sales in St. Louis Park

Date Address Sale price
06/30/2014 3216 Jersey Av. S. 281,000
06/30/2014 3337 Brownlow Av. 275,000
06/25/2014 3301 Flag Av. S. 375,000
06/20/2014 2629 Hampshire Av. S. 243,500
06/20/2014 3266 Library Lane 219,000
06/20/2014 4860 Park Commons Dr. Apt. 107 143,000
06/18/2014 2668 Zarthan Av. S. 185,000
06/18/2014 6122 Cedar Lake Rd. S. 95,150
06/17/2014 4250 Browndale Av. 345,000
06/17/2014 8536 W. 35th St. 145,000

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