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Why Brooklyn Center?
Brooklyn Center is a great place to start and grow your business. View our development brochure for details.

  • The Twin Cities Seven County Region has a population of 2,849,567 and is home to several Fortune 500 and other successful businesses.
  • Ideal Location—Brooklyn Center is the center of everywhere with easy access to Hwy 100, I-94/694, Hwy 252, Hwy 169 and I-35W; a six minute commute to Minneapolis, fifteen to St. Paul.
  • Located along the banks of the Mighty Mississippi River and bordering Minneapolis, Brooklyn Center is the eleventh largest city in Hennepin County, a well-suited urban-suburban feel.
  • Unique among first-ring suburbs, Brooklyn Center has land available for development with many sites offering great visibility from major thoroughfares. Some sites are under development, while others are ready for the right business plan.
  • Infrastructure and transportation systems are well-maintained, with a fifteen-year City Capital Improvement Plan to ensure long-term infrastructure needs.
  • Recent Bass Lake Road streetscape project in the Central Commercial District incorporates pedestrian friendly features, decorative lighting, landscaped medians and environmental water management techniques.
  • Brooklyn Center offers employees and residents a healthy, social and active way of life with 70 miles of trails and sidewalks, abundant city parks, river access, green golf course, community center and more; well-developed social framework; and innovative schools including international baccalaureates.
  • From quaint starter homes to riverfront dwellings, Brooklyn Center offers a wide variety of housing options.

The City’s experience with development and progressive leadership make for an ideal partner in bringing your project to life.

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Check out our Development Opportunities Brochure for more information about the city and business opportunities in Brooklyn Center.
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