The “Community” section of the OnMapleGrovePond blog covers the neighborhood and greater community around the home for sale at 18148 87th Pl Maple Grove, Minn, including the following:
Wicklow Meadows Subdivision — a welcoming neighborhood of just under 70 homes. There are annual block parties for the whole family, annual progressive dinner for the adults, monthly Bunco get-togethers and lots of camaraderie, support, laughter and plain ol’ fun.
Rush Creek Area Neighborhood — Wicklow Meadows is one of about 5 subdivsions that make up the Rush Creek neighborhoods on the NW corner of Maple Grove, bordering County Rd 101, south of County Rd 30. And yes, there actually is a creek named Rush Creek, and it is only about three blocks away from this home, behind the elementary school that bears its name.
The City of Maple Grove –– With about 59,500 residents, Maple Grove is one of the state’s fastest growing and dynamic cities with almost all the shops and restaurants you can ask for. However, portions of the City still have a unique rural flavor — perfect for those days when you may want to take a jog or bike ride away from the hustle and bustle. With easy access to four Interstates within is borders, Maple Grove is a quick commute anywhere in the Twin Cities. It’s only about 20 minutes to downtown Minneapolis from this home address.
Parks & Rec — Maple Grove has an exceptional parks and recreation program with over 40 developed parks, a wide variety of organized activities for the whole family and it even has an amazing waterfall and the nearby Eastman Nature Center.
Transit — Maple Grove Transit offers public bus service in the form of commuter express service to and from Minneapolis and local dial-a-ride service within Maple Grove. There is a stop just two blocks from the house.