Economic Development

The City of Waconia is a growing home to nearly 11,000 residents and 7,500 jobs. Through a excellent mix of retail, commercial, and industrial development we are able to serve the needs of residents within Waconia and that of the surrounding region.

We are centrally located in Carver County and are part of the Minneapolis / St.Paul metropolitan area. With quick access to the west metro cities of Eden Prairie, Minnetonka, Chanhassen, and Chaska we would be an ideal location to start or expand a business. The city offers many incentives and programs to assist you in locating or expanding your business here.

Water and Sewer Trunk Fee Waiver Program

The City of Waconia also offers a Water and Sewer Trunk Fee Waiver Program for Affordable Housing (link). Please click on link to view the details of this program.