Open Streets: 50th & France

Grab your bike and head to 50th St! No cars allowed! 50th St. will be closed from Wooddale to Chowen Avenues. Continue reading

Grant Money Available

The Minnehaha Creek Watershed District is now accepting proposals for grants of up to $25,000 to support innovative clean water education! Continue reading

Lantern Lighting Celebration

Join Lakewood Cemetery on Saturday, September 19, from 5:00-7:30 p.m. and decorate a candlelit floating lantern with words of remembrance in memory of a loved one. At dusk, guests will gather to release their lanterns onto Lakewood’s lake during a nondenominational ceremony. Event details. Continue reading

MSP Expansion Open House

This Thursday Metropolitan Airports Commission (MAC) will host two informational presentations, at 5:30pm & 7:00pm that all can attend. You will hear the MAC’s pitch as to why airport expansion is needed and you can interact with MAC staff one-to-one between the presentations. Continue reading

Trolley News

Enjoy a ride on the Como-Harriet Streetcar during its daily schedule from 12:30 to 8:30 p.m.  Beginning September 7 the schedule will switch to Saturday & Sunday rides only, from 12:30 to 7:30 p.m. For more news about the streetcar line, read the August newsletter. Continue reading

Ward 13 Newsletter

Read Council Member Linea Palmisano’s August newsletterAugust newsletter for updates regarding traffic circles, changes to flight schedules at MSP, the City’s recycling goals, and more!

Little Homes Tour: Oct 3

LHiNC is seeking homeowners of properties less than 2,000 square feet between main and upper floors combined to open their doors to the public for Linden Hills Little Homes Tour to take place on October 3 from 12 to 5pm. Deadline to apply is August 31. Continue reading

Rules for Backyard Fires

It’s OK to have a recreational fire in the backyard of your home, provided you follow the City’s rules. Stay safe and be a good neighbor by remembering these laws: Postpone a fire when wind speeds exceed 10 mph or when Minneapolis is under an air pollution advisory or alert. Fires release fine particles that… Continue reading

Lake Calhoun/Harriet Master Plan

A planning process is underway for improvements to Lake Calhoun & Harriet. Two meetings have been added to the schedule of CAC meetings: Tuesday, August 18 and Thursday, August 20. Continue reading

Bread & Pickle Event Notice

After a successful event with the Music and Movies in the Parks launch on May 25th, Bread & Pickle is applying for an expansion of premises of their beer and wine license for the following dates: July 31, 5pm-9pm; August 16, 2pm-8pm; and, September 7, 2pm-8pm. The expanded area will include the bandshell seating and the grassy area… Continue reading