City of Minneapolis: Invitation to Community Workshop about City of Minneapolis Housing Investments

City of Minneapolis Single Family and Low Density Rental Housing Investments Community Workshop. Join City of Minneapolis staff and consulting firm Corporate Facts in a discussion about housing investments made from 2008-2014. Two dates and locations: Tuesday, November 3: 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. North Regional Library 1315 Lowry Ave. N. http://minneapolishomes3.eventbrite.com Monday, November 16:…

Hennepin County: Fix-It Clinic- Saturday, November 14th, Noon-4pm, Folwell Park

Get household items fixed for free and learn valuable repair skills at an upcoming Fix-It Clinic. At Fix-It Clinics, residents bring in small household appliances, clothing, electronics, mobile devices and more and receive free guided assistance from volunteers with repair skills to disassemble, troubleshoot and fix their items. Fix-It Clinics teach valuable troubleshooting and basic…

Minneapolis RiverCurrent: October 28, 2015

*****Events and Activities***** Mill City Farmers Market – Halloween Harvest Festival Saturday, October 31, 9 am – 1 pm (note later start time for October) Chicago Avenue between Second Street South and West River Parkway Halloween falls on the final Outdoor Market day this year! The treats the market will have in store for this…

City of Minneapolis: Traffic Alert- Cedar Parkway Closure Update

Portion of Cedar Lake Parkway to close Nov. 2 through Nov. 13 MnDOT reschedules portion of I-94 Lowry Tunnel cleaning to Nov. 2 Portion of Cedar Lake Parkway to close Nov. 2 through Nov. 13 Cedar Lake Parkway at the Kenilworth rail/trail crossing between Burnham Road and Xerxes Avenue will close to all traffic between…

Organics Recycling: Newsletter Article

Green organics recycling carts for collecting food scraps, food-soiled paper products and other compostable items such as coffee grounds, dryer lint, and pet and human hair are now dotting alleys and curbsides around the city.  As of October 26, 2015 just over 31% of the city’s solid waste and recycling customers have signed up for…

Capri Theater/6 Upcoming Events

Many good reasons to Be @ the Capri over the next weeks: Set #1 Calendar listings: New Film Series – First Thursday Films @ the Capri: “The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution,” Nov. 5 Legends @ the Capri, Nov. 14, 15 Capri Glee! Choirs in Concert, Nov. 12 Set #2 Calendar listings: Freedom of Expression Open Mic, Nov.2…

North Side Parks – Halloween Parties – Trick or Treating

All Ages Trick or Treating Events and Halloween Parties Farview  621 29th Avenue North, October 31st, 6 – 8 pm North Commons 1801 James Avenue North, October 30th, 6-8 pm Folwell 1615 Dowling Avenue North, October 31st, 3-7 pm Harrison 503 Irving Avenue North, October 31st, 2-5 pm ________________________________________________________ Creekview 5001 Humboldt Avenue North, October 31st, 1:30-3:30 pm Creekview Event…

MPRB: contaminated soil cleanup at Northeast Athletic Field begins in November

Northeast Athletic Field Park Two-week soil cleanup at Northeast Park focused west of Fillmore Street Contaminated fill will be excavated, hauled away and replaced with clean soil In November contaminated soil sitting underneath the western portion of Northeast Athletic Field Park will be removed and replaced with clean dirt.             …

New WCNO Office Hours Beginning October 27th-10am – 2pm, Monday – Thursday

Beginning October 27 through November and December, the WCNO/FNA office will be open from 10am until 2pm Monday through Thursday.  If there is a need, you may contact Roberta Englund, Executive Director, at 612.588.1392 or cell: 612.275.5680. The Wednesday morning CARE meeting will continue as scheduled.  If there are questions, please call the WCNO/FNA office at 612.521.2100.