Category Archives: Ward 9 News

Letter from Councilwoman Cano about Crime & Safety

Dear Community, There has been an increase in aggravated assaults in the Ninth Ward in 2015. This is a troubling trend manifesting mostly in shootings. A couple of weeks ago,…

Cafe Con Alondra: Renters Rights 12/7/15

CAFE CON ALONDRA: RENTERS RIGHTS As apartment vacancy rates plummet and rents soar, many renters are experiencing issues with housing quality, rising energy costs, and displacement. Please join me and…

Cafe Con Alondra

CAFE CON ALONDRA CRIME, SAFETY AND COMMUNITY Join us for a community conversation about crime in the Ninth Ward. We have been hearing from our neighbors and constituents that crime…

Cafe con Alondra: Gentrification 9/30/15

RSVP on Facebook. We will be using the hashtag #mpls2020 on Twitter. Live tweet from the event or follow along if you can’t make it.

Cafe Con Alondra 9/30/15

GENTRIFICATION: WHO GETS TO LIVE IN MINNEAPOLIS IN 2020 Save the date for a discussion about the pressures of gentrification and how to protect our communities from displacement. Wednesday, September…

Cafe Con Alondra 7/29/15

CAFE CON ALONDRA: PROSTITUTION AND SEX TRAFFICKING Please join me for a community conversation about¬†neighborhood safety and learn about the resources available for women who want to stop engaging in…

Cafe Con Alondra 7/1/15 Community Benefits Agreements

CAFE CON ALONDRA COMMUNITY BENEFITS AGREEMENTS Please join me for a community conversation co-hosted by Council Vice President Elizabeth Glidden and the Central Area Neighborhood Development Organization (CANDO). Community Benefits…

Ninth Ward Action Alert: Stand with Phillips!

NINTH WARD ACTION ALERT An alternative plan for the Roof Depot site, developed by Phillips residents in partnership with the East Phillips Improvement Coalition and DJR Architecture. SUPPORT PHILLIPS NEIGHBORHOODS…

Cafe con Alondra 5/19

Soccer! It’s increasingly popular in our immigrant and progressive communities and the news of the MN United Football Club’s MLS expansion and the possibility of another stadium has been widely…

Read the Report: Ward 9 Data

The City of Minneapolis recently published the Ward 9 report which is 15 pages of data goodness about the 9th Ward, its people, businesses, and more. 1-Ward 9 Profiles 2015