Tobacco-Free Policy

MPRB expanded Tobacco Use policy now in effect New policy bans all tobacco products on Minneapolis park properties and owned and/or operated facilities. The updated Tobacco Policy passed by the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB) Board of Commissioners at its March 8, 2017 Board meeting goes into effect today, May 8. The new policy…

Railroad Crossing Improvements and Reconstruction of Humboldt Avenue North

Long Post – it is important!  Also,additional information will be available for viewing in the Webber-Camden office: Public Notice: Hennepin County Department of Transportation – Minnesota State Aid Project 027-657- 007, Railroad Crossing Improvements and Reconstruction of Humboldt Avenue North (CSAH 57) for approximately 600 feet, Minneapolis, Minnesota (Hennepin County). Information regarding the proposed railroad…

WCNO Offers a Home Security Rebate Program – Here is the Information!

Webber-Camden Neighborhood Association  Home Security Rebate Program Application  The Webber-Camden Neighborhood Association (hereafter WCNO), using an allocation of Phase II NRP funds, will reimburse residents for home improvements that will enhance the safety of the property they own or reside at.  The property must be located within the geographic boundaries of Webber-Camden Neighborhood and may…

STREET SWEEPING BEGINS TUESDAY, OCTOBER 18TH

Fall Street Sweeping Begins Tuesday, October 18 This week, Public Works is beginning the big task of curb-to-curb street sweeping and leaf collection on streets throughout the city. During the four weeks of the comprehensive fall street sweep, crews will clean up about 1,100 miles of city streets. To find out when the sweepers are coming down…

Minneapolis Public Schools (MPS) Career Hiring Event

  MEDIA CONTACT:                   Jamie Olson Human Resources Consultant 612.668.0546 Jamie.Olson@mpls.k12.mn.us     We’re hiring! (No chalkboard experience required.)   MINNEAPOLIS – Minneapolis Public Schools (MPS) is looking to hire passionate, committed individuals into a variety of roles for the 2016-17 school year. If you are interested in leaving a long-term impact on Minneapolis kids,…

KAYAKING ON THE MISSISSIPPI – NEW PADDLE SHARE RENTAL STATIONS ON THE RIVERFRONT!

August 4, 2016   New paddle share stations bring kayak rental to the Minneapolis Riverfront! Pilot program will allow park users to rent kayaks and explore a beautiful stretch of the Mississippi River running between North and Northeast Minneapolis   New agreements between the National Park Service’s (NPS) non-profit charitable partner Mississippi Park Connection (MPC),…

Hammocks Welcome in Minneapolis Parks

Hammocks welcome in Minneapolis parks Posted on August 1, 2016  If you’ve visited Minneapolis parks in the past year or two and noticed hammocks hanging from trees, you may have wondered, “Can we do that?” The answer is YES, with limitations and a few guidelines: Hammocks may only be used during regular park hours Hammocks…