Trails edge south

Affordable Housing

About the Project


Trails Edge South, located in Waconia, was a passion project ten years in the making for Carver County Development Agency and Kaas Wilson Architects. After securing state funding, the project was completed a year after the ground was broken. The project brought three stories of affordable housing to Waconia with unit sizes that range from one to three bedrooms. 


Project Highlights

  • Common area amenities included:
    • Community Room (kitchen & fireplace)
    • Fitness Center
    • Underground parking garage in addition to surface lot
    • On site playground that overlooks the beautiful Interlaken Park
  • Unit features: 
    • Stainless steel appliances
    • Balconies 
    • Light/airy unit finishes 
    • In-unit laundry
    • Bike racks

Project Details

Client: Carver County Development Agency
tYPE: Affordable Housing
STATUS: Completed 2022
SCALE: 60 UNits
KWA Team: Link wilson, ryan dupuis, nick conniff, jim schloemer, jorgen brandt, andja cunningham, and adam carlsom


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Project Profile



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The Team


General Contractor: Frana Companies
Mechanical/MEP Engineer: Kenneth S. Kendle, P.E.
Electrical: Design Tree Engineering
Landscape/civil engineering: civil site group, Inc. 
Structural Engineering: BKBM Engineers
Interiors: Kaas Wilson Interiors

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