Recent News

Jul 15, 2014

Voices New bicycle tunnel to Dinkytown Greenway
News Meadowbrook and Hiawatha Golf Courses remain closed after heavy rain
Voices A $500 mayoral filing fee? Make it a million dollars.

Jul 14, 2014

Get Out Guide Music festivals, a bacon chase and more
News New report criticizes treatment of hotel workers

Jul 11, 2014

News MLB All-Star Red Carpet Show will precede All-Star Game
News Theater of Public Policy hosting improv show for Mpls bragging week
News New developer proposing health care at Broadway and Marshall
News Mondale on politics, then and now

Jul 10, 2014

News Developer walks away from Superior Plating deal
City Hall Update Metropolitan Council’s draft transit equity plan sparks criticism
News Expectations high for All-Star Week
News New events announced for All-Star downtown block party

Jul 09, 2014

City Hall Update Council committee approves six appointees to Commission on Civil Rights
Biz Buzzes Local breweries pair up for contest at annual Red Stag Block Party
News A star-studded week for Minneapolis
City Hall Update Council committee approves new rules for ride-sharing services

Jul 08, 2014

News Crowd-sourced social bike ride festival Pedalopolis to hit the Twin Cities July 15
News Be The Match breaks ground on new North Loop headquarters
Riverfront Forum will discuss redevelopment opportunities for city's Upper Harbor Terminal
SW LRT Update Southwest light rail timeline revised
News Former Council Member Gary Schiff takes new job as head of Council on Crime and Justice
Biz Buzzes New food truck focuses on healthy fare
SW LRT Update Details of Southwest Light Rail compromise released

Jul 07, 2014

Biz Buzzes Now Open: Caribou Coffee at Target Field Station
Biz Buzzes Opening soon: Sisyphus Brewing
News Portions of Hennepin closed Tuesday evening for parade
News Street closures planned for week of All-Star Game, Basilica Block Party

Jul 06, 2014

SW LRT Update Public meeting on Southwest LRT set for Tuesday

Jul 03, 2014

News The story behind the stations
News Plan for liquor store at corner of Broadway and Marshall dropped
News Six Star Tribune medallions to be reinstalled
Biz Buzzes Metro IBA celebrates local businesses in July
City Hall Update Council to review new teardown regulations, policy allowing granny flats

Jul 02, 2014

Food Having a Heyday
Civic Beat Mpls bragging week coincides with All-Star festivities

Jul 01, 2014

Biz Buzzes Shout House moving to larger location this fall
News Warehouse District will be Zombie Central Oct. 11
News Pohlad Family Foundation, Minnesota Twins to donate bicycles
Changemaker Finnegans founder planning hub for budding social entrepreneurs
Voices Into the wild blue yonder
Voices Sunday on the Southern Connector
News Alatus plans another residential tower near downtown
Parks Parks photo contest kicks off
Parks Sheridan Memorial Park celebrates grand opening

Jun 30, 2014

Transportation Community task force shares vision for Hennepin/Lyndale Reconstruction Project
Transportation Elliot Park church holding open house for new I-94 exit ramp project
Stadium One of world's largest construction cranes on way to Vikings stadium site
Biz Buzzes Gavin Kaysen's Merchant to open near Bachelor Farmer

Jun 27, 2014

Civic Beat Absentee voting underway for Aug. 12 primary
City Hall Update City Council approves new funding plan for holiday winter market

Jun 26, 2014

News Convention Center planning $14.5 million renovation
Voices The battle of the bookstores
SW LRT Update Condominium association airs Southwest LRT concerns
City Hall Update Hodges nominates Craig Taylor to head CPED

Jun 25, 2014

News Capella Tower undergoing a makeover
Biz Buzzes New crowd-sourced fashion boutique opens downtown

Jun 24, 2014

News Legality of light rail approval process questioned
News President Obama addresses thousands at Lake Harriet
News Police planning heavy presence for All-Star Game festivities
News Jackson Flats open for artists and families in NE Mpls
News Hennepin home to new pop-up park, vacant storefront gallery
Voices One man’s bum, another man’s hero

Jun 23, 2014

City Hall Update Council committee votes against funding for downtown holiday market

Jun 20, 2014

Biz Buzzes The Office Pub and Grill opens in North Loop
Biz Buzzes Clockwork CEO serving on panel for first White House Summit on Working Families
Biz Buzzes Now Open: Shinola and Filson
News 2014 Pride preview

Jun 19, 2014

SW LRT Update Sabo calls on city leaders to vote no on Southwest LRT
News Minneapolis soccer club scores big
News Mudslide, flooding impacts Minneapolis parkways

Jun 18, 2014

Parks Downtown Council moves to create new parks conservancy
Notes “A House in the Sky” author Amanda Lindhout to speak at the Loft
News Car-sharing on the rise
News A hotbed for foodies

Jun 17, 2014

News Luxury apartment building planned across from Gold Medal Park
Parks New 50-year lease finalized for Gold Medal Park
Inside City Hall Podcast Q&A with Minneapolis Police Chief Janeé Harteau
News Nicollet Mall redesign project clears another hurdle
Notes Bike helmet giveaway on Saturday at Mill City Farmers Market
News MLB hosting VIP gala at Mill City Museum after Home Run Derby
Voices Green Line connections
Voices Watering trees, growing biennials and a great garden tour
News Northern Spark illuminates, rain or shine

Jun 16, 2014

News State Rep. Raymond Dehn holding two town hall meetings
Voices Sailing into summer
Green Digest Minnehaha Creek Cleanup grows in eighth year
News A power struggle in the Wedge
Voices Let’s stop the suburb-shaming
News Pop-up parks designed to deter youth crime
News Imagine Dragons, Atmosphere headline free concert at TCF Bank Stadium
Transportation A green light for the Green Line

Jun 13, 2014

Notes Three-day downtown block party planned as part of All Star game festivities
Transportation Community meeting on I-35W transit/access project on June 19
City Hall Update Measure increasing candidate filing fees likely headed to voters
City Hall Update Bender pushing policy change allowing for accessory dwelling units
Inside City Hall Podcast Conversation with Council Member Blong Yang

Jun 12, 2014

News Piazza on the Mall spices up life on Nicollet
News U.S. Bank Plaza is LEED Gold certified
Transportation HOURCAR expanding in Northeast, along Lake Street, Green Line