Schmid Law Firm: Serving Prior Lake, MN
Located in nearby Savage, Minnesota, Schmid Law Firm is keenly aware of the pride Prior Lake citizens have for their city’s beauty and their passion for preserving it. At Schmid Law Firm, we take great pride in providing a wide range of top-notch legal services to our business and individual clients. When they need a lawyer, we help them navigate the legal waters of real estate law, corporate and business law, bankruptcy and more.
Read below for information on the City of Prior Lake as well as a few key city resources.
With the good fortune to lie near a major river and adjacent to the largest lake in the southern metro, Prior Lake boasts a reputation as an idyllic nature getaway. Seen as the sister city of Shakopee, Prior Lake is one of the oldest southern metro cities and is located southwest of downtown Minneapolis in Scott County in Minnesota. Surrounding the shores of Lower and Upper Prior Lake, the city lies south of the Minnesota River and establishes the urban fringe of the south-southwest portion of Minneapolis/St. Paul.
Prior Lake has a reputation for its positive working partnerships with school districts, other cities, townships, Scott County, business and numerous community organizations and also enjoys a balanced and well-planned mix of retail, entertainment, social, office, light industrial, high-tech, light manufacturing, and service business opportunities.
Scott County is a member of the Metropolitan Council and shares many of the council’s concerns about responsible growth management, advocating for progressive development concepts such as clustering, open-space design, and the preservation of open space and rural/agricultural land.
Prior Lake is the home of the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community (SMSC). The city has a reputation for its positive working partnerships with the SMSC, school districts, other cities, townships, county, business community and numerous community organizations – seeking out cooperative ventures to benefit all concerned.
Apple Valley was incorporated in 1969, and is the 18th most populous city in Minnesota. In 2010, Money Magazine named Apple Valley the 20th best place to live in the United States.
Burnsville is located 15 miles south of downtown Minneapolis and is part of Dakota County. Burnsville is the sixth-largest suburb in the metro area.
As the southern gateway to the Twin Cities, Lakeville offers the advantages of living near a metropolitan area while providing a family-friendly atmosphere with outstanding recreational opportunities.
Seen as the sister city of Shakopee, Prior Lake is one of the oldest southern metro cities and is 20 miles southwest of downtown Minneapolis in Scott County in Minnesota.
Savage is in Scott County in Minnesota and is bordered to the east by the city of Burnsville, to the west by the cities of Shakopee and Prior Lake, and on the south by Credit River Township.
Incorporated in 1857 as a booming river town, today Shakopee is the county seat of Scott County, one of the fastest-growing counties in the United States.