Help create a long-term plan for North Minneapolis neighborhood parks!

 Passionate about North Minneapolis parks? Apply to the North Service Area Master Plan CAC by March 21! A new project called the North Service Area Master Plan will create a long-term plan for all outdoor improvements and management at North Minneapolis neighborhood parks.    The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB) is seeking applications from the…

I 94 Update 3.14.2017

Good morning, The plan is to start the I-94 Minneapolis to Brooklyn Center project Monday. Work will start under the bridges for certain. Road signs announcing the start of the project are expected to start appearing on I-94 today. We could see work start on eastbound I-94 from Shingle Creek Parkway to Hwy 252 Monday…

Camden Community Historical Society Meeting/Guest Speaker 11-15-2016

Tuesday, November 15 – ‘World War I America’. North Regional Library, 1315 Lowry Avenue North, 6-8 p.m. The World War I era — 1914 to 1919 — was a transformational time for America. The nation emerged as a confident global superpower while deep divisions and conflict at home threatened to tear the nation apart. Randal Dietrich,…

MINNEAPOLIS 2040 HELP PLAN FOR THE FUTURE

Help the City of Minneapolis Plan for the Future Minneapolis 2040 is an update to the City’s Comprehensive plan, a document that shapes how Minneapolis will grow and change. The plan covers housing, job creation, the design of new buildings, and how we use our streets. As we work to update this plan, we want to hear from YOU! Your…

Fix It Tech FREE Twin Cities Community Technology Education Events

FREE tech support! Get your questions answered and your problems fixed. BRING: laptops, desktop towers, AND power cords to work with volunteers to repair your device. LEARN: troubleshooting, get advice and help with smartphones and tablets based on capacity. Computer not working right?       Get a FREE TUNE-UP! Get patches, anti-virus installed and much more. First…

MPS 5th annual Farm to School Community BBQ 9.22.16

Can you ‘ear’ us now? We said the fifth annual Farm to School Community BBQ is next Thursday…and it’s free!   MINNEAPOLIS – Join Minneapolis Public Schools (MPS) for the fifth annual Farm to School Community BBQ on Thursday, Sept. 22, from 4:30-7:30 p.m. and see why MPS is the leader in serving fresh, local…

Local Artists representing area residents

In other library news: Webber Park Library Public Art Committee In other District 2 library news, the first meeting of the Webber Park Library Public Art Committee will be held on Wednesday, September 14. Commissioner Higgins has selected Connie Beckers and Lori Campagnola to represent area residents. Stay tuned for future information.           (from…

MPRB and U of M Introduce “The Citizen Pruner Program”

Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board’s Forestry Division is joining with the University of Minnesota’s Department of Forest Resources to institute a program – the Citizen Pruner – that engages you, the residents of Minneapolis as tree care-givers. More accurately, you are the heart-and-soul of the program. The Citizen Pruner program is a modest-input yet high-impact…

STATE of the SCHOOLS Event Friday August 26, 2016

Minneapolis Public Schools to celebrate start of 2016-17 school year with State of the Schools event MINNEAPOLIS – Minneapolis Public Schools (MPS) will celebrate the start of the 2016-17 school year by bringing together students, staff and members of the community at the 2016 State of the Schools event. Centered on the theme “MPS Strong,” the…