LIBERTY PROPERTY BREAKS GROUND FOR 120,000-SQUARE-FOOT OFFICE BUILDING
EDEN PRAIRIE, MINN. — Malvern, Pa.-based Liberty Property Trust has broken ground for the construction of Liberty Plaza, a 120,000-square-foot, Class A office building located off of Flying Cloud Drive in Eden Prairie. The four-story structure will feature a two-story lobby with a fireplace, locker rooms, showers, walking trails and a patio overlooking a wetland. Liberty will also be seeking LEED certification for the building, and will include a high-tech HVAC system, CO2 monitors, motion-light sensors, water efficient fixtures and a building design incorporating locally available Kasota stone. The building is expected to open fourth-quarter 2008.