GROW ON PENN JUNE 4TH 2016

  GROW ON PENN  Celebration of a new season On Saturday, June 4, a community planting celebration will launch the third growing season at the Folwell Neighborhood Association garden at the corner of 36th and Penn Avenue North. Community gardeners will be at work planting and seeding their gardens. The event will be from 10 a.m….

MPCA vs Northern Metals Recycling = PERMIT REVOCATION

STATEMENT Senator Bobby Joe Champion Minnesota Senate Building Room 3207 bobbyc@senate.mn | (651) 296-9246   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 19, 2016 Contact: Jennifer Orr 651-296-2156 | jennifer.orr@senate.mn | Senate Majority Media     Senator Bobby Joe Champion: Good riddance, Northern Metals   After today’s announcement that the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) will begin the…

Wells Fargo Neighborhood Lift Program-home ownership help

  Wells Fargo Neighborhood Lift Program Returns to Minneapolis – Learn how to get up to $7,500 in down payment assistance1d ago Community Planning & Economic Development from City of Minneapolis On Wednesday, May 10, Wells Fargo committed $5 million to expand NeighborWorks America’s NeighborhoodLIFT program to help boost homeownership in Minneapolis and Saint Paul….

LIVE ON THE DRIVE – JUNE 9TH, WITH RIO NIDO, JAZZ TRIO

Rio Nido is Live on the Drive! The annual North Side summer concert series Live on the Drive returns for its ninth year. Rio Nido, Jazz trio kick off the concert series on Thursday, June 9th, from 6 to 8 pm (Rain Date June 30th). This will be the first of three concerts held outdoors…

VICTORY GARAGE SALE June 4, 2016 9 am – 4 pm

Register by May 20  Summer officially begins in the Victory Neighborhood with the annual Garage Sale, traditionally held on theSaturday following Memorial Day. This year that brings the sale back into June–June 4, 9 am – 4 pm to be exact. Registration for the garage sale is open until May 20 if you want your…

MAY 14, 2016 USPostal Food Drive

Hello All. Just a reminder…..this Saturday is the largest single day food drive!  The Post Office is collecting food. Reminder cards went out, but they are small and easily missed.  Tomorrow and Thursday the bags will be delivered. So Saturday morning fill a bag or two for your carrier to pick up. Summer time food…

MAY 16, 2016 Meet the Minneapolis Public Schools Superintendent Finalists

Meet our Superintendent finalists! All are welcome to attend a community reception with the Minneapolis Public Schools (MPS) Superintendent finalists. Come get to know the candidates, and let them get to know you. What:      Community reception with MPS Superintendent finalists When:      Monday, May 16 Time:     6–8 p.m. Where:    Assembly Room Davis…

4th WARD REPORT – MAY 2016, Council President Barbara Johnson

May, 2016 Contact Information Council President Barbara Johnson 350 S. 5th St. City Hall, Room 307 Minneapolis, MN 55415 612.673.2204 barbara.johnson@minneapolismn.gov Jennifer White, Senior Policy Aide jennifer.white@minneapolismn.gov Dawn Snow, Associate dawn.snow@minneapolismn.gov Neighborhoods Cleveland Folwell Jordan Lind-Bohanon McKinley Shingle Creek Victory Webber-Camden Willard Hay City Approves Historic Funding Plan for Streets and Neighborhood Parks Mayor Hodges…