New Nicollet Redevelopment

We're creating new places and opportunities on the former Kmart site in South Minneapolis.
Front exterior of old Kmart site with large parking lot in foreground.

New Nicollet Redevelopment site map

Use this interactive map to see the area we're redeveloping.

Current updates

The Minneapolis City Council approved demolishing the vacant grocery store building next to Kmart. The City will start demolition of the building in September 2022.

Read about the City Council action to approve demolition

Public engagement on the future of the Kmart site will begin in late summer 2022. The City is working with a diverse group on community engagement. The partners include:

  • NEOO Partners Inc.
  • Whittier Alliance
  • Phillips West Neighborhood Organization
  • Central Area Neighborhood Development Organization (CANDO)
  • Lyndale Neighborhood Association
  • Fortune Relief and Youth Empowerment Organization (FRAYEO)
  • Lake Street Council

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Contact us

New Nicollet Redevelopment Team

Rebecca Parrell