Monthly Archives: December 2010

Nice Ride Expansion in Midtown

Nice Ride just released their preliminary reports for Phase 2 expansion. During the public comment phase they received 840 location requests, they narrowed it down to 140 recommendations. These recommendations are based on a combination of factors…

Recycle Holiday Lights

Recycle your holiday lightsAs you decorate for the holiday season, you may come across tangled strings of holiday lights that no longer work. You can now recycle those lights through the http://www.recycleminnesota.org/” title=”Recycling Associati…

$1.2 Million Grant for MPS Indian Education

MPS Indian Education to receive $1.2 million from the U.S. Department of Education New program aims to increase graduation rate among American Indian students by 2014 MINNEAPOLIS – The Minneapolis Public School district was awarded one of nine dem…

Be Aware: Two Thwarted Child Abductions

December 20, 2010 FACTS: On 12/16/10 @ approximately 9:00 am, a 10 year old female student was waiting for her school bus at the corner of E. 25th Street & 14th Avenue South. A black newer model sedan stopped by the student and the male driver tri…

Patrol Lieutenant Project

Update on new MPD Patrol Lieutenant Project beginning Dec. 19th. See attachement For questions, contact: Sue Roethele, Crime Prevention Specialist Minnneapolis Police Dept. 3rd Precinct. 612 – 673-2839 sue.roethele@ci.minneapolis.mn.us

Minneapolis Announces Winter Parking Restrictions

To ensure that fire trucks and other emergency vehicles can continue to navigate Minneapolis neighborhoods, Winter Parking Restrictions will go into effect Friday in Minneapolis. Beginning Friday, December 17, 2010 at 8:00 a.m., Do Not Park on the…

Community Impact Statement Request

Community Impact Statement Request – Frank Bledsoe Mr. Bledsoe is going to be appearing in court on Dec. 6th for felony possession of burglary tools. Burglary is a major probelm for 3rd Precinct residents. Even if you don’t know Mr. Bledsoe person…

FREE American Swedish Institute Open House Thurs Dec 16

My name is Kerstin Johnson and I am a marketing intern with the American Swedish Institute. I wanted to take this opportunity to personally invite you to the ASI Neighborhood Open House being held on Thursday, December 16th from 4:00pm – 6:00pm. T…

2nd Snow Emergency Press Release

City of Minneapolis News Release Contact: Matt Laible, (612) 673-2786 Minneapolis City Goals: A Safe Place to Call Home ú Jobs & Economic Vitality ú Eco-Focused ú Livable Communities, Healthy Lives ú Many People, One Minneapolis ú A City That Work…

Minneapolis Declares NEW Snow Emergency

Today is Monday, December 13th, 2010 and Minneapolis has declared a NEW Snow Emergency. Day 3 Parking rules for the current Snow Emergency remain in effect until 8:00 p.m. tonight. Do not park on the odd numbered sides of non Snow Emergency Routes…