Category Archives: Around the ‘hood

News from local businesses and organizations.

Greenway Signage Feedback Wanted

Pilot design experiments connect Midtown Greenway and nearby destinations Colorful signage and other temporary design experiments have been attracting the attention of bicyclists and pedestrians at four key access points on the Midtown Greenway…

Updates from the Midtown Greenway Coaltion

Progressive Dinner returns! Join us for apps, entrees, and desserts along the Greenway Help us celebrate our 20th Anniversary!   4:30-7:30p on Sunday, October 4th The Midtown Greenway Coalition became…

Discounted Telephone Service Available

In a world of ever increasing connectivity, life without basic telephone service seems unthinkable. Too many Minnesotans struggle paying their phone bill, paying other utilities, and buying basic necessities.  To…

Midtown Businesses Recognized for Recycling Efforts

Hennepin County recently recognized 19 additional businesses as Hennepin County Environmental Partners for their efforts to recycle and divert organic waste through composting, sending food scraps to local farmers to…

Phillips Radio Station!

PHILLIPS RADIO STATION A coalition of neighbors and nonprofits are working to build a new radio station (98.9 FM) in South Minneapolis. This station will be based out of the…

Phillips Community Pool Planning Meetings

Note: These meetings have different agendas.  Meetings for Phillips Community Center Aquatics  Facility The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB) will hold two  public meetings for the community to provide input and…

August at the Midtown Global Market

      Make sure to visit seven of Midtown Global Market’s Vendors that will be at the Minnesota State Fair this year! Hot Indian Foods will be at the…

Village Market Proposing Expansion

The owners of the 24th St Village Market will be presenting their plans for expansion of the market at the Thursday, July 30th Ventura Village Housing & Land Use Meeting,…

Volunteer for Open Streets Lake Street 8/2/15

Open Streets Minneapolis needs you on Lake Street August 2nd! We are just two weeks out from witnessing the transformation of Lake Street into a public space for people to…