Business of the Week: May 24, 2018

Business of the Week: Emergency Automotive Technologies, Inc. (E.A.T.I.)

E.A.T.I. recently opened a location in Jordan at 303 190th St W.

Emergency Automotive Technologies designs and builds vehicles for law enforcement agencies across the Midwest. With the largest inventory of any type of emergency warning light, from any manufacturer, we are a one stop source for any lighting or vehicle need.


Our business began in 1985 as a division of Road Rescue Inc., a leader in the manufacture of emergency rescue vehicles. In 1999 Emergency Automotive Technologies was formed as a stand alone business under separate and new ownership. Since then our Company has grown substantially in customers and employees. Our team of Electronic Technicians are fully trained and experienced in the up-fitting of a wide range of law enforcement vehicles. Whether it’s a squad car, a K-9 unit, special applications unit or even a Command Post Vehicle, we are known as the resource to come to for dependable answers. Our growing base of over 400 customers serves as testimony to our ability to meet your specialization needs. Experienced and reliable information is the trademark our business is built upon. We are well known as the ” squad car people” and the ones to call with any type of warning light or emergency vehicle need.

Our Mission

Provide our customers with Industry leading technology and expertise, superior value and defect free workmanship.


Contact Information: 


Business of the Week: May 18, 2018

Business of the Week: Lawns Are Us

Now is the time to get your lawn looking great! Lawns Are Us provides landscaping services in the Jordan, Shakopee, Scott County, New Prague, Prior Lake, Chaska Area, along with the South Metro area of Minnesota.  From a dramatic entryway to a seren setting in your backyard, let us transform your property into the setting of your dreams! Imagine listening to the soothing sound of water and smelling the fragrance of blooms while you relax on your new patio.  And if gardening is not a desire of yours, let us take care of the maintenance of your property so you may pursue life’s other desires.  Let our team of professional skilled craftsman take care of your residential or commercial space!

  • Complete Landscaping Services
  • Irrigation, erosion control, grade, hydroseeding
  • Tree Trimming & Removal
  • Holiday Lighting
  • Boulder & Block Retaining Walls
  • Stamped & Stained Concrete
  • Ponds & Waterfalls
  • Lakeshore Restoration
  • Paver Driveways & Patios
  • Fertilization & Weed Control

Located at 5020 W 210th St, Jordan, MN 55352

To contact, call 952-492-3160 or 507-931-0901

2018 Summer Solstice Canoe Trip and Picnic!

Join Carver on the Minnesota for our 2018 Summer Solstice Canoe Trip and Picnic!

UPDATE (6/13/18): Unfortunately this event has been cancelled due to high water levels on the Minnesota River. Look for a fall colors canoe trip this fall! 


Carver on the Minnesota is hosting our sixth annual Minnesota River canoe trip and picnic. This is a FREE event, but donations are always very much appreciated. Join us for a 3-4 hour canoe trip and picnic on the historic Minnesota River between the Jordan boat landing and Carver’s Riverside Park.

You can drop off your canoe(s), and/or kayak(s) at the Jordan boat landing, and we will keep an eye on them while you take your vehicle to the put out location at Carver’s Riverside Park. From Riverside Park we will transport you back to the Jordan boat landing to begin a fun and memorable river trip to Carver.

The trip will take place Sunday, June 17th, beginning at 8am, and ending at approximately noon. Boats need to be dropped of by 7AM, and transportation from Riverside Park will depart at approximately 7:30 AM. The event will take place rain or shine, but would be canceled for dangerous weather or river conditions.

For more information and to make reservations, contact us by 6/11/18.


Ken Forner 952-368-3052 (office)

Canoe trip – C.O.M. 2018

Jordan Ladies Night Out

Jordan Ladies Night Out

Come out for a night of fun in Jordan on Monday, May 14th from 5-8 p.m.

A number of businesses will be participating in Jordan Ladies Night Out by offering special promotions and sales. Don’t miss this opportunity!

Jordan Ladies Night Out

If any other businesses would like to participate, please contact Addison Lewis, Planner/Economic Development Specialist at 952-492-7929


The Jordan Area Historical Society invites the public to attend a free presentation: The Importance of Local History

The Importance of Local History

Presented by:

Todd Mahon, MNHS Acting Local History Services Manager and Field Services Program Specialist

Wednesday, May 9th, 2018,  7 PM at the Jordan History Center, 116 First Street East.  

Todd will come prepared to speak for 30-45 minutes on the general history and status of the Local History Network in Minnesota and talk about how the Jordan Area Historical Society fits into it. He will cover the basics of why we do this work, its value to the community, and touch on topics like facilities, collections management, and interpretation.

The Jordan Area Historical Society will also provide a short overview of its history and the exciting steps it is undertaking to open our museum to the public.

We welcome the public to attend this free presentation and enjoy a sneak preview of what the Jordan Area Historical Society (JAHS) is currently working on.


Todd Mahon, Acting Local History Services Manager and Field Services Program Specialist, 651-259-3492,

Programs: Local History Services, Grants, Markers & Monuments, History Partnerships

Todd helps individuals and organizations who are seeking, saving and sharing Minnesota history expand their capacity to achieve their missions. He works with statewide and local organizations that are focused on preserving local history and supporting the overall development of Minnesota’s history community. BTW: Todd has an impressive understanding of collections management, museum practices and historical interpretation. As a former county historical society director, he has a keen insight into the management and organizational development of history enterprises.

Go to for:

  • assistance with your local history organization
  • technical advice on applying for grants for museum administration, museum environments, and interpretation