Downtown Design Guidelines

The City of Big Lake adopted a plan and set of design guidelines for its downtown area entitled the “Big Lake Downtown Design Standards (PDF).” The document establishes a vision and specific guidelines related to future development in the City’s Central Business District (land concentrated around the Highway 25, County Road 5, and Highway 10 intersections). The guidelines provide a definition of desired design principles in the area related to site:

  • Architecture
  • Building Placement
  • Design of Public Spaces
  • Lighting
  • Materials
  • Planning
  • Signage

More Information

If you'd like additional information regarding the guidelines, please email Michael Healy or call at 763-251-2977.