May 2015 News and Events from Commissioner Linda Higgins

MAY 2015 IN THIS ISSUE Top stories Board Actions Events WORKING AT HENNEPIN COUNTY Hennepin County is a great place to work! Browse open positions or sign up to receive job notification emails from the county. Browse current library openings. PROPERTY TAXES DUE Reminder: First half property taxes are due May 15, 2015. Visit our website for more information. CONTACTS Linda Higgins Commissioner,…

Open Positions with the Minnesota Department of Transportation

Don’t miss this great opportunity to learn about open positions with the Minnesota Department of Transportation   Location: Minneapolis Urban League                                                       Address:  2100 Plymouth Avenue North, Mpls.   …

Burn Notice

  From: Paul Chellsen Supervising Water Resources Technician II City of Minneapolis, Surface Waters and Sewers 309 2nd Avenue South Room 300 Minneapolis, Minnesota 55401   Date: April 27, 2015 RE: Prescribed Burning Notification The Minneapolis Public Works Department has contracted with Wetland Habitat Restorations to conduct a prescribed burn at the storm water pond…

Minneapolis Animal Care & Control – Canine Influenza Warning

April 17, 2015 CANINE INFLUENZA OUTBREAK IN MIDWEST Please be aware that there has been a widespread outbreak in the Midwest of two different strains of the Canine Influenza (dog flu).  While the strains have not been seen yet in Minnesota and have a very low mortality rate, Minneapolis Animal Care & Control recommends dog owners…

InnerCity Tennis: Renowned Summer Tennis in the Parks Program

Tennis in the Parks! Programs begin Monday, June 15th at 23 Minneapolis park locations. Families self-select for full scholarships! InnerCity Tennis has partnered with the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Department since the 1970s to bring affordable tennis lessons to the youth of Minneapolis. In 2015, the program will operate at 23 different park sites throughout Minneapolis. View locations…

Free Baseball Clinics

FREE BASEBALL CLINICS NORTH HIGH SCHOOL & MINNEAPOLIS POLICE ACTIVITIES LEAGUE (PAL) Saturday, April 25, Farview Park –   10am – 2pm Saturday,  May 9, Farview Park –  10am – 2pm Saturday, May 16, North Commons Park – 10am – 2 pm Kids 5 – 14 Instructions in hitting, throwing, base running, pitching and catching Information: Tony…

Camden Community Historical Society – Updates

Here’s a quick update on the Camden Community Historical Society; we have been meeting for a few months and settled in to the following schedule: 1) We will meet  at 6:30pm on the third Wednesday of every month (except July, which will have no meeting). 2) We will alternate between “Show & Tell Socials” and…

Growing Minneapolis: News from Minneapolis Community Planning and Economic Development

April 2015 Upcoming Events Holland Neighborhood’s 11th Annual Hotdish Revolution Sunday, April 12, 4pm St. Maron’s Cedars Hall 602 University Avenue NE Minneapolis, MN 55413 There will be a hotdish and jello competition, live music, and lots of fun. More Information  South Minneapolis Housing Fair Saturday, April 18, 10am-3pm Minneapolis Sports Center 2121 East Lake…