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Dakota County Community Development Agency (CDA)

The Dakota County CDA is a local government agency administering over 30 programs and managing more than 2,700 units of affordable workforce and senior housing serving the communities and residents of Dakota County.

Senior Showcase
Thursday, September 22
Open House from 1-4 p.m.

Please join the us on Thursday, September 22 for open houses from 1-4 p.m. at four of our senior housing developments.

The 2016 Senior Showcase features developments in Farmington, Lakeville, Mendota Heights and South St. Paul. CDA staff will provide guided tours of the properties and apartments, as well as, answer questions about the Senior Housing Program.

Senior Showcase locations include:

  • Thompson Heights
    1350 Thompson Avenue, South St. Paul
  • Vermillion River Crossing
    21400 Dushance Parkway, Farmington
  • Village Commons
    720 Linden Street, Mendota Heights
  • Winsor Plaza
    20827 Howland Ave, Lakeville


Argonne Hills Application Lottery
Monday, September 12 through Friday, October 14

Opening Summer 2017

Argonne Hills is the CDA's newest senior housing development in Lakeville. It is currently under construction and expected to open in summer 2017.

Argonne Hills will have 62 apartments, including one-bedroom, two-bedroom and two-bedroom premium units. It will also be a smoke-free development and have a flat rate rent structure.

The lottery application period will be open from September 12, 2016 through October 14, 2016. Applications received during this time will be included in the lottery drawing for placement on the interest list. Applications received after October 14 will be placed on the interest list in the order that they were received.

Applications are available Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the CDA office located at 1228 Town Centre Drive, Eagan MN 55123 or by calling 651-675-4400.


Cambrian Commons Dedication & Open House
Tuesday, September 27
Open House fron 1-4 p.m.
Dedication Ceremony at 3 p.m.

Cambrian Commons Dedication and Open House will be held on Tuesday, September 27 from 1-4 p.m. with dedication ceremony at 3 p.m. from our distinguished guests including Commissioner Slavik, Commissioner Schouweiler, Mayor Droste and Senator Clausen. CDA staff will provide guided tours of the development.

Cambrian Commons is the CDA's 28th development in the CDA's Senior Housing Program.

*Photos from Cambrian Commons - May 2016


Public Notices & Advertisements for Bids

For complete information, visit the Public Notices page.

  • 9/22/2016 -- The Fair Housing Implementation Council is preparing an Addendum to its 2014 Analysis of Impediments (AI) to Fair Housing. An important part of this Addendum is a robust community engagement and information- gathering process that involves communities most likely to experience discrimination, but whose experiences with discrimination may have been underrepresented in previous AIs...(Community Engagement RFP)

  • 9/2/2016 -- NOTICE TO ANNOUNCE START OF PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD This notice is to announce the beginning of a fifteen-day (15) public comment period beginning September 2, 2016 of the Dakota County Consortium Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER) for Fiscal-Year 2015. The purpose of the public comment period is to receive comments from the general public concerning the performance of Dakota County and the Dakota County HOME Consortium in meeting the housing, community, and economic development needs...

  • 7/7/2016 - Job Notice: New Construction Positions Available for the Dakota County CDA’s new Keystone Crossing. Employment opportunities are available for individuals and/or businesses for Divisions #2-16 of work including, but not limited to labor and skilled positions: Site, Concrete, Masonry, Metals, Carpentry, Thermal and Moisture Protection, Finishes, Electrical, and Mechanical...

For complete bid information, visit the Advertisements for Bids page.

  • No advertisements for bids open at this time.


Dakota County Community Development Agency
1228 Town Centre Drive
Eagan, MN  55123
Phone: 651-675-4400
Fax: 651-675-4444