Updates: New Webber Park Library

Sending on behalf of Commissioner Linda Higgins: The Housing and Redevelopment Authority (chaired by Comm. Higgins) approved the transfer of the property at 4414 Humboldt from the county to the HRA and authorized the staff to negotiate with Pillsbury United Communities on their purchase of the property for the purpose of a grocery store there….

National Night Out is August 4th! Register your event online today!

National Night Out is August 4th! Register your block or yard event online! Dear Block Leader, There is still plenty of time to host a National Night Out event on your block! And if your block qualifies you can even register a street permit for free! Every first Tuesday in August law enforcement agencies throughout…

Hennepin County News: Heroes & Heritage in Cargill Gallery – June 11 – August 22

Heroes and Heritage Exhibit Opening Reception on June 11 “Heroes and Heritage,” featuring artwork celebrating people of various cultures and generations, opens on June 11 and runs through August 22 at the Cargill Hall Gallery in Hennepin County Library –Minneapolis Central, 300 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis. The show recognizes unsung heroes who serve our communities in…

Mississippi Messages Calendar – June, 2015

  Calendar of Events DEADWOOD HAUL, FIRE PREP AT RAVINE LAKE Saturday, June 13 — 9:00-11:30 a.m. Cottage Grove Ravine Regional Park FMR volunteers have done a great job removing invasive species and assisting with other restoration tasks at this lakefront site. Now it’s time to call in the professional fire crews to take it…

Workhouse Theatre Company Updates

2008 recipient of the IVEY award for Overall Excellence in Theater for ‘Night Mother   June 2015 Updates    Free Public Reading on Monday!   Join us for our Public Readings Series which occurs on the second Monday of each month through June 2015 at The Warren Artist Habitat, located at 4400 Osseo Road, Minneapolis,…

Residents invited to help plan the future of NORTH Minneapolis Parks

Multiple projects underway to shape award-winning park system for next 20 years – and beyond The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB) is undergoing what may be the most comprehensive planning effort in its 130 year history. Minneapolis residents are encouraged to get involved and help the MPRB with three distinct, yet deeply intertwined projects:…

Webber Park Library Updates

Here are some key updates regarding the new Webber Park Library. The Hennepin County Board will be reviewing and discussing the findings of the Schematic Design Report tomorrow, Tuesday, June 9th in a Public Works, Energy & Environment Committee meeting.  The schematic design report may be found online at http://www.hclib.org/about/building-projects/current-projects-container/current-projects/webber-park-library/webber-park-library-project (scroll down for Documents Webber…

Minneapolis Connects – June 2015

  June 2015 NCR employee receives prestigious award from Mexican government Mariano Espinoza, with Ohtli Award Mariano Espinoza, Latino Community Specialist, is a 2015 recipient of the prestigious Ohtli Award from the Government of Mexico. Awarded annually, the Ohtli Award is the highest honor for a civilian living outside Mexico and acknowledges and celebrates the…

Mississippi Watershed Management Organization – Design the Minneapolis Satellite Reef

It’s Time to Design! Join us for a design thinking workshop. Share your ideas for our upcoming installation of the Minneapolis Satellite Reef, part of the worldwide Crochet Coral Reef project created by the Institute For Figuring, in partnership with the Minneapolis Institute of Arts (MIA). The reef will be on display at the Mississippi Watershed Management Organization (MWMO)…