Last Updated: 08/10/2017

Addition of the Education Center and New Production Greenhouses

Project 1 will be the addition of the Education Center and new Production Greenhouses indicated in the 2013 Master Plan.

Update May 18, 2017:
The city selected MSR Design of Minneapolis as the principal architectural firm for this project. We are currently in the programming and pre-design phase reviewing the 2013 Master Plan and just beginning discussions on planning the Education Center.

Planning and Design: 2017
Construction Start Date: Estimated at this time to be mid to late 2018
Completion Date:  Estimated at this time to be fall 2019
Public Works Contract: TBD

LEED Goals: The design goal is to achieve at least the minimum of LEED Silver, with a substantial focus on renewable energy use and energy saving features. Preliminary Exterior Design of Olbrich Gardens Expansion
(subject to change during the next phase of the design process)


Olbrich Garden Expansion Proj 1

Project History:

March 07, 2017  File #45810
Authorizing the Mayor and City Clerk to enter into an agreement with Meyer, Scherer & Rockcastle, Ltd. to provide professional architectural/engineering design services and construction administration services.