Category Archives: Northeast Area Issues

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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Update: St. Anthony Parkway Bridge Replacement

As a Community Advisory Council (CAC) member, I would like to update Northeasters regarding the latest developments for the ongoing St. Anthony Parkway Bridge project. First, the consulting parties (including the CAC) have decided rehabbing the existing bridge is not … Continue reading

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St. Anthony Parkway Bridge Design

Public meeting number two (the first was held on October 29) following completion of initial design work will take place on Thursday, January 23 at 6:00 p.m., at River Village East, 2919 Randolph St. NE, community room. The presentation materials … Continue reading

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