Category Archives: Neighborhood Issues

Fall Street Sweeping has begun…

The City of Minneapolis has started sweeping up the leaves and other debris from our streets.  Maps giving the approximate dates the crews will be in Columbia Park are available  HERE.

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Neighborhood/ Board Meeting Monday October 20, 2014

The next meeting of the CPNA Board will be on Monday October 20, 2014 at 6:30 pm at the Columbia Manor, 3300 Central AV NE in the Bride’s Room (through the front doors, up the step, turn left and then down at the … Continue reading

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Columbia Picnic Shelter Renovations Survey

The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board will be making some renovations to the Columbia Park Picnic Shelter.  A public meeting was held on September 16th on site, but there is still an opportunity to comment on the project.  Please take … Continue reading

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Precincts need election judges, including our newly revived precinct at Columbia Manor

The 2014 Gubernatorial Primary, is set for Tuesday, August 12th. As we continue to finalize arrangements, we’re short on the number of election judges needed to serve voters in the polls. Specifically, the City is looking to recruit, train, and … Continue reading

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Metro Blooms looking for Garden Evaluators

History Blooming Boulevards’ efforts to promote and recognize boulevard gardens began in 1983 under the leadership of the City of Minneapolis’ Committee on Urban Environment (CUE). Member Nate Siegel was so impressed with the beautiful boulevard flower gardens on a … Continue reading

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Proposed 2014-2016 CPP Budget-Vote at Annual Meeting June 16th

At the annual meeting and potluck picnic at the Columbia Picnic Pavilion on June 16, we will be voting on the proposed 2014-16 CPP (Community Participation Plan) for the Columbia Park Neighborhood Association. Please read the application and more detailed budget. … Continue reading

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Rainbarrels Available from Friends of the Mississippi River

Saturday, June 21st, 9-11:30 a.m., Friends of the Mississippi River (FMR) will be holding a Rain Barrel Rollout in the Target parking lot at the Quarry in NE Minneapolis. Rain barrels and supply kits must be purchased online in advance … Continue reading

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NCEC Elections coming in June

The Neighborhood and Community Engagement Committee (NCEC) will be having an election for new board members in on Thursday June 12, 2014.  District 4, which represents many of the NE neighborhood is one of the seats up for election.  If you are … Continue reading

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City Inspections coming this spring…be prepared

Regulatory Services at the City of Minneapolis has announced they will be making a sweep through Northeast Minneapolis this spring.  To avoid getting a citation they recommend you check through the list of most common citations on their webpage and … Continue reading

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St. Anthony Parkway Bridge Closure/Reroute Info

Planning work on the St. Anthony Parkway Bridge replacement project continues, along with public meetings; the next Citizens Advisory Committee meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, April 16th from 2:30 – 4:00 p.m. in the Activity Room at River Village. (The … Continue reading

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