MPNAI Board Meeting Tuesday, August 8 6:30-8:00PM Midtown Safety Center 2949 Chicago Avenue South I. Introductions II. Review and Accept July Minutes III. Presentation on Proposed Zoning Changes for Abubakar As-Saddique Islamic Center IV. Discussion of GMHC Funds V. Staff Report VI. Community Announcements and Public Comment MPNAI Community Meeting Tuesday, August 22 6:30-8:00 … Continue reading Join MPNAI for our August Board and Community Meetings!
Every Wednesday, June 14 - Aug 23 1:30 - 3:30pm In the Heart of the Beast Puppet and Mask Theatre 1500 E Lake St, Minneapolis, MN 55407 Light Up Lake Street will begin it's summer-long series of free health clinics on Wednesday at The Avalon Theater. Southside Community Health Services and Red Door Clinic will offer … Continue reading Free Phillips Health Clinics!
The Phoenix of Phillips is a literary magazine written by and for the people of the Phillips neighborhood in south Minneapolis. It has a circulation of 8,000 in the neighborhood and greater Minneapolis. The Phoenix is now accepting submissions of poems, essays and short short stories from children, youth and adult writers, professional or amateur. … Continue reading The Phillips Phoenix is Open for Submissions!
Thank you so much to those who were able to be present for the recent meeting about the barrier on East 25th Street and community concerns in the area around crime, safety, traffic, and other issues. We are planning to reconvene in the coming weeks to follow-up and talk about next steps in addressing the concerns … Continue reading Meeting about 25th & Bloomington community safety 8/8
The Minnesota Department of Transportation will begin work in mid to late August on a multi-year reconstruction of I-35W between 42nd Street and downtown Minneapolis. As some of this work may impact similar routes as the Portland and Cedar Avenue greenway bridges work, we want to help you track the project and plan ahead. MnDOT … Continue reading MnDOT I-35W/Lake Street project set to begin in August, open house scheduled August 17
Abutments near completion at Cedar Avenue Crews poured the north abutment for the new Cedar Avenue (County Road 152) bridge this week. An abutment is the structure at either end of the bridge that supports the weight of the bridge structure and traffic on top. Holes are drilled 50 feet into the ground, then pile … Continue reading Greenway Bridges Reconstruction Updates
Public hearing set Aug. 9 on new Regional Park & Trail ordinance similar to 2016 Neighborhood Park ordinance A public hearing will be held on Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2017, 6 pm at Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB) Headquarters, 2117 West River Road, to consider the addition of Chapter 18 to the MPRB Code of Ordinances. Chapter … Continue reading MPRB Considers New Ordinance Requiring Equity Criteria to Select Regional Park and Trail Projects