SENIOR LEAF RAKE

Senior Leaf Rake begins the first weekend in November. Begins the first weekend in November. Register now: Call 612-521-2100 for this free service. Leaves are raked, bagged and put at your alley line for pickup. This service is provided by the Folwell/Webber-Camden neighborhood organizations for Senior residents living in their own homes in Camden Community…

42nd Avenue Corridor Request for Pedestrian Corridor Designation!

  September 22, 2016 Minneapolis City Council President Barbara Johnson and Nathan Koster, Minneapolis Department of Public Works, The Webber Camden Neighborhood Organization (WCNO) requests an immediate review of the City of Minneapolis Street Lighting Policy specifically regarding 42nd Avenue North NOT being designated as a Pedestrian Street Lighting Corridor (PSLC). We request this review…

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…

Minneapolis Zero Waste Plan: provide your input

Minneapolis Zero Waste Plan: provide your input The City of Minneapolis will be developing a Zero Waste Plan in 2016 focused on a set of strategies to move the city toward zero waste. The city is holding a series of meetings to get input, perspectives, ideas, and concerns from residents that will help inform the…

COURT WATCH 9.3.2016

4TH Precinct CARE TASK FORCE – COURT WATCH Come and join the lively discussion of top offenders in the 4th Pct. Upcoming cases of Property Crime Offenders and Felons in Possession of Firearms will be reviewed. WHEN:                Tuesday, September 13, 2016 WHERE:              MPD 4TH Precinct 1925 Plymouth Ave. North Minneapolis, MN 55411 TIME:                   6:30 –…

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…

You’re Invited: Tenant Engagement Work Group

Greetings,   You are invited to the next Tenant Engagement Work Group meeting on September 22, 2016 from 6:00-7:30pm at Van Cleve Recreation Center. Presented by the Department of Regulatory Services and the University District Alliance, this meeting is an opportunity to learn about Regulatory Services programs that impact tenants, including housing code and parking…

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…