Metropolitan Area Agency on Aging: Register to attend a free WISER forum on March 10th

Changing aging in our communities. Seeking Better Outcomes: Expanding Coverage, Enhancing Portability, Improving Plan Design, and Solving Retirement Income Retirement plans, coverage and access, and improving outcomes for plan participants will be the focus of a forum in Minneapolis on March 10th, 1:00–5:30 p.m., at the Marquette Hotel’s Windows on Minnesota. The event is co-sponsored…

Upcoming Events in Ward 5

Upcoming Events in Ward 5 Hosted by Minneapolis City Council Member Blong Yang “A Day in the Life of a Cop” City Council Member Blong Yang will facilitate a community conversation around public safety and community and police relations. 4th Precinct Inspector Mike Friestleben and his officers have been invited to share their experience working…

News from the County Attorney’s Office

February 26, 2016 CONTACT INFO Michael O. Freeman Hennepin County Attorney 300 S. Sixth St. Minneapolis, MN  55487 612-348-5550 citizeninfo@hennepin.us www.hennepinattorney.org Find us on Facebook IN THIS ISSUE Court Watch gives your community a voice Running Spotted Cow out of Wisconsin costs two Minnesotans a felony OUR MISSION We serve justice and public safety through…

MPRB – Community Advisory Committee to discuss South Minneapolis parks March 8

South Service Area Master Plan Discussion of South Minneapolis parks scheduled March 8 The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB) has scheduled Community Advisory Committee (CAC) meeting #9 related to the South Service Area Master Plan (SSAMP) onTuesday, March 8, 6-8 pm at Stewart Recreation Center, 2700 S. 12th Ave. The general public is welcome to…

Camden Running Club-Wicked Wort run has been postponed

Hey Gang! Due to the lack of folks able to make it to the run, tonight’s Wicked Wort run has been postponed. We’ll see if we can reschedule sometime in March. St. Patrick’s Day anyone?   Eric Nystrom – ejnystrom@gmail.com

Minneapolis Park & Recreation Board (MPRB): Loring Park vegetation management work continues into March

Loring Park Project Loring Park vegetation management work continues into March Large mechanical equipment in use beginning February 29 Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB) Forestry Staff will begin cutting and removing frozen cattail encased in ice from Loring Pond’s North Bay beginning Mon., February 29. Staff will use chainsaws, long-arm backhoes and other large mechanical…

City of Minneapolis: Minneapolis City Council Agenda Update

The agenda for the February 26, 2016, Minneapolis City Council Meeting has been published. You can find the agenda on the City’s website at: http://www.minneapolismn.gov/meetings/ Watch City Council meetings on Minneapolis 79, the city’s website, or on your smartphone: www.minneapolismn.gov/tv/79 CONNECT WITH THE CITY    

City of Minneapolis: Green Zones Workgroup Recruitment

The City of Minneapolis is looking for interested stakeholders to be a part of the City of Minneapolis Green Zones Workgroup. Green Zones are a placed-based strategy that is grounded in community planning processes and community led solutions to transform neighborhoods overburdened by pollution and other social and economic stressors into healthy thriving neighborhoods. The…