Monthly Archives: April 2011

MPNAI Phase I Review

FINAL COVER NRP Phase I Review.pdf FINAL intro letter Phase I Review (1).pdf FINAL Phase I Review pgs1-11.pdf

Greenway Arbor Day May 7, 2011

The 11th annual Arbor Day on the Midtown Greenway is set for Saturday May 7, 2011. Volunteers will celebrate by planting trees and shrubs on the east side of Hiawatha Avenue by the Sabo Bridge, completing a multi-year planting effort in this area….

International Art Show by Artists with Disabilities at the Sister Kenny Building at Abbott.

The International Art Show by Artists with Disabilities is a 48-year tradition of which Sister Kenny is very proud. The show, held each spring, is one of only a handful of judged art shows in the country for those with a physical or mental impairm…

Learn more about Freewheel

http://flic.kr/p/8q3QVX Freewheel Bike was recently featured in the Star-Tribune. In recent years Freewheel has expanded from its Cedar-Riverside location to include the Midtown Bike Center, vending machines around the metro, and its newest offeri…

Midtown Greenway Partial Closures

This has already started on the Eastern parts of the Midtown Greenway. From the City of Minneapolis Due to bridge rehabilitation work, the Midtown Greenway will have intermittent and partial closures through June. The work is taking place to impro…

MPNAI Steering Meeting Tuesday, April 26

I got this last night:MPNAI Residents and Friends: Please see below for a message from Jennifer Naglak, Housing Task Force chair, concerning a steering committee meeting tomorrow night, Tuesday, April 26th, and also see attached docs. Sincerely, J…

Allina continues to Invest in Neighborhood

Several other news sources have reported on Allina’s investment. The Star Tribune offers the best overall story that you don’t have to pay for! Interestingly, I couldn’t find the original release on Allina’s website and their blog just has a list …

Bike Cops for Kids Expanding in Phillips

Bike Cops for Kids is expanding this year to eight officers in North and Northeast Minneapolis, as well as the South Minneapolis neighborhoods of Phillips, Lyndale, Central and CARAG. Thanks to support from Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minn…

Spring Family Carnival 4/29

South Area Community Education Presents: Spring Family CarnivalJoin us for an evening of family fun! The event will include food, performances, carnival games, clowns, face painting, juggling, balloon sculpting, and more. For information, call Com…

MPNAI Events Task Force Meeting 4.22.11

April 17, 2011 Dear Midtown Phillips Neighbors, Spring is here and warm weather is coming, Really! One of the things I enjoy about warmer weather is a chance to be outside and get reacquainted with my neighbors. It is the season of grilling, cooko…