2015 Band Shell Schedule Available

Find the complete 2015 Lake Harriet Band Shell music and movies schedule online now! The MPRB Music & Movies in the Park season kickoff is Monday, May 25 starting at 5:30 p.m. Find several live bands, Bread & Pickle, and several food trucks. Fun for all!

43rd & Upton Development

The developers for the Famous Dave’s site at 43rd & Upton presented preliminary plans to the LHiNC Zoning Committee and members of the public at a meeting on May 18. The plans call for a 4-story, mixed-use building, with ground level retail, one level of underground parking, and 29 rental apartment units on the upper floors.… Continue reading

Lake Harriet Spiritual Community Jazz Night

Jazz Night – May 20, 2015 details: • Doors open at 6:30 for socializing and light refreshments. • Music 7:00 – 8:30 • Ticket price = $10.00. Pay at the door or via website: lakeharrietspiritualcommunity.org. The purpose of the on-going jazz series is three-fold: • To create a music venue in South Minneapolis for jazz… Continue reading

5/16 Garage Sale Map!

The neighborhood garage sales are all set for Saturday, May 16! Download the 2015 garage sale map no Continue reading

Wm Berry Pkwy Trail Improvement

The second public input meeting for the William Berry Parkway trail improvement project will be Tuesday, April 21, 6-8pm at Lyndale Farmstead Park, 3900 Bryant Ave S. All are welcome. The project aims to improve safety and access of the bike/pedestrian trails. Continue reading

Upton43 Restaurant News

Mpls-St. Paul Magazine recently spoke with chef Erick Harcey about the restaurant in the works for the old Bayers Hardware building. A late summer opening is planned. Read the interview. Continue reading

Bird Sanctuary Sewer Work Complete

The sewer liner installations are now complete in and near the bird sanctuary. During April and May (as weather allows), the Met Council will restore landscape, sidewalk, parking lot, and street areas that were affected by the sewer rehabilitation work.
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Street Sweeping & Yard Waste Pickup 4/13

The City will begin citywide street sweeping and pick up of yard waste the week of April 13. Yard waste will be picked up on your usual garbage pick up day. Watch for temporary no parking signs posted to accommodate street sweeping crews!

S. Upton Bldg Appeal Denied

On April 9, the City Council’s Zoning & Planning Committee denied the appeal of the City Planning Commission’s approval of the conditional use permit (CUP) for height at the South Upton Building. The next stop at the City level for the project is the meeting of the full City Council on April 17 at 4:30… Continue reading

Help Support our Library

Consider making a donation of used books to support the Used Book Sale at the Festival. All proceeds benefit the collection and programs of the Linden Hills Library and Hennepin County Library. Drop off your used books between April 10 and May 15 during business hours to the Linden Hills Co-op or the Linden Hills… Continue reading