Group homes of 6 people and under are a permitted use in the R-1 and R-2 district.
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If there is a current public hearing proposal, you can comment on the Better Together Edina page.
To request a zoning letter please contact Liz Olson, Administrative Support Specialist directly at [email protected] or 952-826-0465. Zoning letters require a payment of $175.00 per address. Checks can be made payable to "The City of Edina" and mailed to Edina City Hall (Attention Liz Olson) at 4801 50th St. W., Edina, MN 55424.
Vacation rentals like VRBO and AIRBNB are not allowed in Edina. Single-family residential properties are to be used as the residence of an owner or tenant of the unit. If the owner does not reside in the unit, a tenant may reside, but for a period of not less than 30 consecutive days.
For more information, contact the Planning Division at 952-826-0369.
Tips and hints for locating corner property irons:
View The City of Edina’s interactive zoning map and view by address.
Residential Fencing Regulations?
There are no setbacks for driveways located on Single Dwelling Unit and Double Dwelling Unit lots. The driveway can go up to the property line; however, vehicles are required to park 5-feet from the side property line and 15-feet from the travelled portion of the street. To discuss if a curb cut permit is required, please contact the Engineering Department at 952-826-0371.
A shed constructed in the rear yard entirely behind the house is required to maintain a 3-foot side yard and 3-foot rear yard setback, including any overhang.*
A shed located in a side yard is required to maintain a 5-foot side yard setback.*
If you have a corner lot please contact the Planning Division at 952-826-0369 for further information.*
Sheds count towards the total building coverage for the lot.
*In all the above cases if a shed is larger than 200 square feet a building permit is required. You can contact the Building Inspections Division for further information at 952-826-0372 .
Recreational vehicles, boats, ATVs, snowmobiles, special purpose trailers or other vehicles designed or used for off-road purposes may be parked or stored in a garage or lawfully erected building, or may be parked or stored outdoors as follows: Sec. 26-338
The Edina Planning commission regularly meets the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of each month unless otherwise indicated.
The application deadline is 30-days prior to each meeting date.
You can view the online City of Edina meeting calendar here.
Yes, effective Nov. 4, 2019, rental owners or property management will need to apply for the rental license annually. The license will be effective on date applied/approved for. For more information on rental licensing, contact the Health Department at 952-826-1656.
Short-term rentals, such Airbnb and VRBO, are not permitted in Edina. For more information on short-term rentals, contact the Planning Department at 952-826-0369.