Metro North Business Park is home to corporate headquarters, major manufacturers and bioscience operations, among others. The Park has over 150 acres of shovel-ready and developable sites and available building space. It is located across the freeway from a thriving retail area.
Corporate Woods Business Park
The Corporate Woods Business Park has a great location adjacent to the Corporate Woods Drive interchange on I-35, just north of I-80 and adjacent to the Ankeny Regional Airport with its 5,500-foot primary runway accommodating corporate aircraft and freight delivery traffic. The park has over 60 acres of available ground. The north side of the Park has about 33 acres of platted, shovel-ready sites.
LGI Business and Science Park
The Lauridsen Group Incorporated (LGI) developed this business and science park. Nearly 10 shovel-ready acres remain available for development. Access to Interstate 35 is easy with its location one-half mile from Interchange 92 on Oralabor Road.
Crosswinds Business Park
Crosswinds Business Park is a 450-acre business park located at the intersection of Interstates 35 and 80. The Corporate Woods Drive Interchange provides immediate access for businesses to the interstates that connect the east and west coasts and the borders with Canada and Mexico. The first phase of Crosswinds is under construction and is expected to deliver fully-serviced acres for light industrial, warehouse and flex uses to the market in 2013.
Vintage Business Park at Prairie Trail
The Vintage Business Park at Prairie Trail is a 65-acre mixed use park in the northwest part of the Prairie Trail development. Nearly 42 acres and existing office space are currently available. The Park is in the master-planned Prairie Trail development, adjacent to the John Deere Des Moines Works facility and across the street from the first new urbanist neighborhood in Prairie Trail. The central campus of Des Moines Area Community College is one-half mile from the park.
36th Street Interchange - Otter Creek Business Park
This development area encompasses the approximately 260 acres on the east side of the interchange and on the north and south sides of NE 36th Street. The master planning and PUD process is underway. Planned uses for the area include Flex (including heavier commercial and light industrial), Office, Commercial and Residential.