Monthly Archives: August 2012

Minneapolis E-news August 29, 2012

If you’re having trouble viewing this email, you may see it online. Share this: August 29, 2012 Flea markets: Time to end the ban? A sixty-year ban on flea markets in Minneapolis may soon end, if legislation introduced by Council Member Gary Schif…

HourCar Sharing Comes to Midtown Global Market

HourCar, the local car sharing network has placed a car for rent at the Midtown Global Market’s 10th Ave Ramp. The Red Honda Fit is available for anyone who join the HourCar network, which offers two pricing plans. The HourCar website has lots of …

MPD Reports Arrest Made in Embezzlement Case

From Facebook: On 8/4/2012, Nicholas James Collins was arrested and charged with one count of Theft by Swindle, a felony. Collins was employed at a non-profit organization, Open Arms of Minnesota, as the director of food services, from 2009 to 201…

Proposal to Change Admin Law to Address Problem Properties

A Midtown neighbor and long time tenant and landlord rights and responsibilities advocate William Bryant has drafted a proposal to change the Administrative Law and Regulations that would help address problem properties. Read the attached document…

Waite House Reuse Meeting TONIGHT 7pm

From the MPNAI Blog: The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board has asked the Midtown Phillips Neighborhood Assoc. for assistance with finding a new use for the property at 2529 13th Ave. S. (This property was formerly used by Waite House. Waite Ho…

Midtown Business Association Meeting/Notes

Meeting Notice Midtown Business Association Tuesday, August 21, 2012 Noon at the Sheraton Hotel, 2901 Chicago Ave. S. AgendaLyn-Lake meeting review / recapbannerswreaths fall festivalsnew businessMinutes from July 17, 2012 meeting (a joint meeting…

Aug. 30th: Community Meeting to discuss restriping of Park Ave. and Portland Ave.

Dear Residents, Please note the public meeting below – we hope you can attend this community meeting to voice your ideas and concerns: Community meeting to discuss restriping of Park Avenue and Portland Avenue on Aug. 30 Hennepin County will be re…

Graffiti Remover Available

Hi. I’m happy to announce that Midtown Safety Center is now has free graffiti removing materials available for pickup. We have quart bottles of “Green Concepts”, which can be used full strength or diluted, depending on the surface where the graffi…

Weekly Police Update 8-16-12

This report has much more data than most. Thanks Don.

Criminal Justice Partners Meeting 8/15

http://content.govdelivery.com/attachments/MPLS/2012/08/09/file_attachments/1…” target=”_blank”>12CJCPFlyer_8.15.12.pdf Our Criminal Justice Community Partners mtg. will be held on Weds. August 15th. This month we meet at the Center For Changing…