The MPRB is seeking comments on the draft Bde Maka Ska (Lake Calhoun) and Lake Harriet Master Plan. This document will create a 25-year vision for these lakes and surrounding parkland within Minneapolis Chain of Lakes Regional Park. A survey is available through March 4. Continue reading
If you attended the education and action session hosted by the Linden Hills Neighborhood Council Environment & Sustainability Committee and Play It Safe Minneapolis, here are additional resources as well as a Sample Letter to the Minneapolis School Board.
Register by February 17
Are you someone who cares about the environment and wishes more people would make environmentally sustainable choices? Have you ever wondered how you can help people make those choices? You won’t want to miss this free workshop on February 25.
On February 14, the Minneapolis Heritage Preservation Commission voted to deny the pending demolition permit. Read the staff report about the Brenda Ueland house. The Southwest Journal covers this property in its Feb 7 article Spotlight on Teardowns. Continue reading
Make it your 2017 New Year’s resolution to reduce the amount of waste you generate and pledge to reduce, reuse, repair, recycle and compost as many materials as you can before throwing them away.
Here are a few ways to make this resolution achievable in Minneapolis:
The March monthly meeting will be Tuesday, March 7 at 7pm at Linden Hills Park. Join us! All LHiNC meetings are open to the public. Continue reading
On Feb 1 at 6:30pm please join the LHiNC Environment Committee and Play It Safe Minneapolis for an Education and Action Session advocating for the removal and replacement of shredded waste tires and crumb rubber on playgrounds.
For its 100th birthday, the building that houses the Lake Harriet Spiritual Community will get a facelift.
Read about the restoration effort at the Southwest Journal.
The Mpls Park & Recreation Board has plenty of activities for your child to enjoy during Winter Break School Release Days. Check out their activities, field trips, and camps at Southwest area parks. Continue reading