Minneapolis Public Schools – MPS News: Minneapolis Public Schools and the Minneapolis Federation of Teachers settle teacher contract

Minneapolis Public Schools and the Minneapolis Federation of Teachers settle teacher contract MINNEAPOLIS – The Minneapolis Federation of Teachers (MFT) and Minneapolis Public Schools (MPS) settled the 2015 teacher contract last night. After seven months of negotiations, MPS and MFT reached a deal that is good for students and teachers while keeping the district on…

MPRB: Concept design of new Matthews Park wading pool approved

Matthews Park Concept design of new Matthews Park wading pool approved Reconstruction of the 45-year-old wading pool begins next August On Dec. 15, 2016, the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB) of Commissioners approved the concept design of a new wading pool at Matthews Park. The new 30-by-50-foot pool features zero-depth entry to comply with…

City of Minneapolis: Updates: Vacant Housing Recycling Program

City of Minneapolis <minneapolis@public.govdelivery.com> Strengthening neighborhoods, one property at a time. December 2015 The purpose statement of the Residential and Real Estate Development (RRED) work unit is to create healthy, mixed income housing markets in the City of Minneapolis by developing opportunities for homeownership and responsibly managing land banked property. RRED is part of the City…

MPRB: West River Parkway will remain closed until fall 2016

West River Parkway Slope Repair West River Parkway will remain closed until fall 2016 West River Parkway will not temporarily open this winter After re-evaluation, the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB) has decided to keep West River Parkway closed between Fourth Street and the Franklin Avenue Bridge through early fall 2016. This determination is…

Workhouse Theatre Company –

2008 recipient of the IVEY award for Overall Excellence in Theater for ‘Night Mother   November 2015 Updates Free Public Reading on Monday!   You are cordially invited to join us for our Public Readings Series which occurs on the second Monday of each monththrough June 2016 at The Capri Theater in North Minneapolis. We’re…

City of Minneapolis: Scam Alert

December 3, 2015 Food Establishment News Scam alert There are many scams out there. Minneapolis food service businesses are not immune. Be on the alert for suspicious calls requesting payment for a City of Minneapolis business license. Protect yourself. Know: City of Minneapolis license renewals are sent by mail. All payments to the City of…