Monthly Archives: March 2014

March 18 Midtown Business Association Agenda

Meeting Notice     Midtown Business Association     Tuesday, March 18, 2014     Noon at the Sheraton Hotel, 2901 Chicago Ave. S.     Midtown Business Association     Next…

Corcoran Hosts History Story Telling

From Facebook: Do you remember when the Midtown Greenway was rails instead of a most awesome trail? Come share our community’s history this coming Wednesday  from 5-8pm at Sanaag Restaurant near Cedar…

Crime Decreased in “Midtown” During February

Hi. I’m happy to report that violent crime (homicide, rape robbery and aggravated assault) in the Midtown area decreased by 50% between January and February of 2014! There were 18 incidents in…

Noticias From the Ninth Ward CW Cano

NOTICIAS NEWS FROM THE NINTH WARD THE GREAT THAW CHECK OUT OUR NEW WEBSITE & RESPOND TO THE CITY’S GOALS In an effort to share more information and send out…

Legislative Update from Rep Karen Clark

Rep. Karen Clark (62A) – Legislative Update Dear neighbors, It has been a busy first couple weeks of the 2014 legislative session. I am looking forward to working with you…

Transit Analysis Recommends Rail and Enhanced Bus

From the Metropolitan Council: A study of transit alternatives in the Midtown Corridor recommends a combination of rail in the Midtown Greenway and enhanced bus service on Lake Street as…

Community Impact Statement Needed March 11

We are now looking for community impact statements on Cassandra Rose Peplinski. She will next be going to court on March 12 for a variety of charges including drug possession, drug paraphernalia, theft and…

Third Precinct Block Club Leaders Training March 10

MINNEAPOLIS POLICE DEPARTMENT UPCOMING BLOCK LEADER TRAININGS   One of the Minneapolis Police Department’s top goals is to increase organized blocks. Neighborhoods and block clubs work with our Crime Prevention Specialists…

County to Present Redevelopment Proposal for Midtown Farmers Market Site

County to Present Redevelopment Proposal for Midtown Farmers Market Site Attend Neighborhood’s Land Use & Housing Committeethis Thursday to hear plans Stakeholders from Hennepin County, City of Minneapolis and the School District will be in…

Greenway Detour March 5-7 & 10-12

From March 5-7 and from March 10-12 the Midtown Greenway between Hiawatha Ave (Hwy 55) and Minnehaha Ave S will be closed. The closure is needed to install new transmission structures as part of…