Monthly Archives: May 2011

Weekly Police Update 5/24/2011

Note the several mentions of hand guns… I’ve attached the latest update for the four neighborhoods in Phillips (Sector One) Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. 11_SectUpdate_5.24.11.pdf For questions, contact: Don Greeley, …

Ninth Ward E-News – May 25, 2011

Contact your crime prevention specialist for additional crime prevention information. Call 311 (or 612-673-3000) or use 311 online. The first four months of 2011 saw a 60% increase in burglaries in the Powderhorn Park, Corcoran, and Standish neigh…

MN Pollution Control Agency Public Hearing on New Metro Transit Facilities 5/26

Community Meeting on Metro Transit facility DRAFT Air Permit May 26th 6:30 to 8:00 pm In the Bloomington Room At the NEW EAST PHILLIPS PARK CULTURAL and COMMUNITY CENTER 2307 17Th Avenue South The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) will be …

15th Street [Ave?] Block Event May 25

The 15th Street Block Club (which also includes parts of 14th and Bloomington Avenues–we believe in Open Borders!) is holding a “Welcome Neighbors Event” on Wednesday, May 25th, from 6-7:30 pm, next to the Concrete Beet Farm on the 2800 block of …

Food Justice for Phillips – Saber Comer Justicia

~ Esta invitacion esta en Espanol abajo ~ We cordially invite you to attend our Latino food justice presentation, hosted by immigrant and Latino youth working with Tamales y Bicicletas. The youth will be presenting on the food systems and food mov…

MPNAI Housing Task Force Meeting May 24th, 6:30-8:00 p.m.

MPNAI Residents and Friends: See below and attached for the MPNAI Housing Task Force Meeting Agenda for this Tuesday, May 24th, from 6:30-8:00 p.m. at Open Arms MN, 2500 Bloomington Ave. S. Jennifer also wanted me to let you know that this meeting…

Twin Cities American Indian Arts Festival

The Twin Cities American Indian Arts Festival is a vibrant outdoor festival that celebrates American Indian arts and cultures and stimulates economic opportunity along historic Franklin Avenue in Minneapolis. As the only American Indian arts festi…

Karen Clark’s Thoughts on the Marriage Amendment Passage

Press Release: (SAINT PAUL) — Tonight [Saturday, May 21, 2011] the Minnesota House of Representatives passed the bill to place a constitutional amendment banning gay marriage to be placed on the 2012 ballot. The amendment would recognize marriage …

Seeding The Hub II: Saturday, May 21st

From the Phillips Food Resource Hub: Next Saturday is our second seed & seedling pickup at Phillips Community Center Parking Lot from 10A to 2p.

Transition Town Phillips Meeting and BBQ, Sat May 21st 6pm, At Kim’s

What: Transition Town Meetup When: Sat, May 21st, 6pm Where: Kim’s Backyard (2508 17th Avenue) This month will be a backyard (or inside if the weather is grumpy) BBQ/Potluck. Bring your grillables and beverages – some will be available but if you …