Posted on 10/17/2016 2:34 PM By Lake West Development
Lake West Excavation is a proud member of the Minnesota Chapter of Land Improvement Contractors of America, LICA.
LICA is an organization of earth moving contractors who care deeply about the environment. For over 60 years, LICA has been supporting high standards of workmanship in resource management and land improvement practices across the country. With chapters in 23 states, LICA’s mission “..to promote, perpetuate, and improve the proper use of our renewable natural resources...” continues to make a positive difference in promoting our nation’s growth while preserving our precious natural resources.
Posted on 9/19/2016 4:00 AM By Lake West Development
Developments of any kind tend to generate controversy in the suburbs. But as developers race to fill the housing needs of a rapidly growing market of aging baby boomers, one of the latest cries of ``not in my backyard'' is being directed at Grandma and Grandpa.
Posted on 8/15/2016 4:00 AM By Lake West Development
Heavy rain, flooding, high winds... The Minnesota summer of 2016 has been one of extremes. From downed trees to washed-out erosion control and excavation cave-ins, even the most proactive and well-planned residential development site can experience serious complications during a season like the one were having now. Although you can’t fight Mother Nature, there are some practical strategies that will help mitigate the impact of severe weather on your development, cut down on wasted materials and labor and minimize delays.
Posted on 7/11/2016 4:00 AM By Lake West Development
The redevelopment of land helps communities like Minnetonka as well as areas located nearby, too. The next time you see an overgrown lot that needs a bit of TLC, keep in mind the following ways that land development can turn that forgotten space into something that benefits your community.