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Designs for new Bielenberg Gardens near Woodbury-Cottage Grove border stir discussion


Designs for a new grocery store-anchored retail development aren't as vibrant, pedestrian friendly and out of the ordinary as one Woodbury advisory commissioner had thought.

Bill Betten said Bielenberg Gardens plans that came before the Woodbury Planning Commission last week were "disappointing" and not in line with the original vision of the retail area that lies within the new mixed-use Urban Village development near the Woodbury-Cottage Grove border.

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Riham Feshir
Riham Feshir has been a reporter/ photographer with the Woodbury Bulletin since 2011. She covers Woodbury City Hall, Washington County Board of Commissioners and business news around the city. Riham holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism and mass communication from the University of Minnesota. She previously worked for two other Forum Communications newspapers in Central Minnesota. Follow Riham on Twitter @RihamFeshir for the latest updates.
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