MPRB: Lunchtime opportunity for feedbback on Downtown area service master plan

The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB) is pleased to announce an additional open house over lunch on December 16. Drop by to this informal open house any time between 11-1 pm to view designs, share thoughts and talk with project staff about new designs for parks and open spaces in downtown Minneapolis.

Open House for Downtown Workers, Residents and Visitors  New!

Wednesday, Dec 16, 11-1 pm

New Century Theatre, 615 Hennepin Ave. #145 (located on street level of City Center)

Additional opportunities:

East Downtown Area Open House
Tuesday, Dec. 8, 6-8 pm

Elliot Recreation Center, 1000 E 14th St.

South Downtown Area Open House
Thursday, Dec. 10, 6-8 pm

Loring Community Arts Center, 1382 Willow St.

The design concepts for every downtown park will be available at each meeting including Elliot, Loring, and Gateway Parks.  Included also are Franklin Steele Square, Park Avenue Triangle, and potential North Loop concepts.

Can’t make an open house? Visit us online through December 16 to view and comment on designs.

Lunchtime Open House for Downtown Parks [PDF]

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Learn more at the project webpage or visit and search for Downtown Service Area Master Plan.  This is part of a joint effort between the MPRB and the City of Minneapolis to improve parks and public spaces downtown known collectively as Pathways To Places: Shaping Downtown Together.


Jennifer Ringold

Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board

Phone: 612-230-6464