Continuing today’s theme of suburbia on the march, the defining corn maze of the Twin Cities is nearing the end, at least in its present location.
Finance & Commerce (paywall) reports that a subsidiary of Canterbury Park has purchased the land on which owner Sever Peterson has leased the property for his corn maze, which he says is the largest in America.
The property will be converted to a “mixed use” development; suburbia, in other words.
But it’ll be a few years yet before the bulldozers coming calling.
Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started several blogs, and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
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