Category Archives: Northeast Area Issues

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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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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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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Two Community Events on Tuesday, Sept. 13!

Your Community for a Lifetime: Health & Wellness Expo 2016  Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2016 10 a.m. – Noon East Side Neighborhood Services, 1700 2nd Street NE East Side Neighborhood Services and Council Members Kevin Reich and Jacob Frey invite you … Continue reading

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Upcoming Events for Seniors at Eastside Neighborhood Services

Leaving a Legacy – What Every Senior Should Know About Estate Planning! Tuesday – November 3 – 10:30 to 11:30 AM East Side Neighborhood Services Dining Room 1700 Second Street NE, Minneapolis, MN 55413 RSVP via email: lmurphy@esns.org or call … 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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August Board Meeting Notes

At the board meeting of the Columbia Park  Neighborhood Association on Monday, August 19, the treasurer’s report indicated a total of $19,083.80 in CPNA accounts. The board decided to postpone election of board members and officers for the coming year … Continue reading

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Environmental Justice in the Shoreham Area

The quarterly meeting of the Shoreham Area Advisory Committee on Monday, July 8, included Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (PCA) employee Ned Brooks, a member of the PCA’s Environmental Justice Steering Team. What is “environmental justice”? In the practice of the … Continue reading

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We Can Grow

We Can Grow provides raised bed gardens and educational classes about gardening, healthy cooking, safe food preservation and environmental stewardship/community engagement to low income residents of Minneapolis free of charge. To learn more about our program and mission, please see … Continue reading

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There’s a new “lake”

. . .  in northeast Minneapolis, and no, it’s not the longed-for Lake Sandy many have talked about over the years. This one was built a few months ago to be a pollution pit, in my opinion. [continued here ]

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