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Meet our newest board member

Stephanie Peterson, our newest board member recently moved to Columbia Park with her husband Drew.  She has already jumped into the role by training to be a facilitator for the upcoming Neighborhoods 2020 discussions about the future of Minneapolis’ neighborhood … Continue reading

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Draft Agenda for Board/General Meeting Monday March 20, 2017

The regular Board/ General Meeting of the Columbia Park Neighborhood Association will be held Monday March 20,2017 at 6:30 pm at the Columbia Golf Manor 3300 Central AV NE, main floor Bride’s Room at end of the south corridor. Need … Continue reading

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HomeStretch Workshop Homebuyer Education

Smart, sustainable homeownership starts with solid information. Our Home Stretch course is an in-person, classroom-style workshops taught by experienced professionals. Get objective, practical information to make the best homeownership choices for you and your family. March 18 – $40 per … Continue reading

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2017 Gateway Garden Lottery and Meeting March 20th

The annual meeting for the community garden plots at the Gateway Arts corner at 37th AV NE at University AV will take place Monday March 20, 2017 at 6:00pm.  We will meet at the Columbia Golf Manor, 3300 Central AV … Continue reading

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Draft Agenda for Board/General Meeting Monday February 27, 2017

The regular Board/ General Meeting of the Columbia Park Neighborhood Association will be held Monday February 27, 2017 at 6:30 pm at the Columbia Golf Manor 3300 Central AV NE, main floor Bride’s Room at end of the south corridor. … Continue reading

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Conversation on Minimum Wage

The City of Minneapolis is hosting a listening session next week to gather feedback on a potential minimum wage policy:   Monday, February 27, 5 – 6:30 p.m. Firefighters Hall & Museum, 664 – 22nd Avenue NE   All are … Continue reading

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Activities at Eastside Neighborhood Services

  Tax Preparation with Prepare + Prosper  Tuesdays and Thursdays at 5:30 PM – Saturdays at 8:30 AM Saturday, January 21 – April 15 at East Side The times given are the sign-in times. Clients are asked not to arrive more … Continue reading

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I-94 Construction from Brooklyn Center to Hiawatha in 2017

Construction Coming to I94 For anyone who commutes via I94, a large construction project will reduce I-94 east of Highway 55 to two lanes each side for much of 2017. MnDOT will also be doing work on the Lowry Tunnel that … Continue reading

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Free Tax Prep Service for Low Income and Seniors

Trained volunteers will be available at these nearby sites.  AARP Tax aide is for seniors and VITA is for low income families.  For more information on income/age requirements check  here. EAST SIDE NEIGHBORHOOD SERVICES (AARP TAX AIDE) 1700 2ND ST … Continue reading

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Draft Agenda for Board/General Meeting Monday January 23, 2017

The regular Board/ General Meeting of the Columbia Park Neighborhood Association will be held Monday January 23, 2017 at 6:30 pm at the Columbia Golf Manor 3300 Central AV NE, main floor Bride’s Room at end of the south corridor. … Continue reading

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