Neighborhood News

46th Street repaving to begin September 29

This press release was provided by Hennepin County  Starting Thursday, September 29, Hennepin County will begin repaving 46th street (County Road 46) between Lyndale and Cedar avenues. Crews have been active in the area prior to this date doing prep work. The milling operations, or pavement removal, will be the first major activity. It will […]

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A Night on 48th

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  A Night on 48th is back for the eighth year on Saturday, November 5th, at Turtle Bread Company from 7 – 10 p.m. Tickets cost $15 in advance or $20 at the door and include appetizers, live music, a wine raffle ticket and cash bar. Space in Turtle Bread is limited; tickets are available […]

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8th Ward Update

Elizabeth Glidden
8th Ward Council Member

Dear Neighbors Thank you for this opportunity to update you on City and neighborhood issues. Parks Funding Proposals By the time you read this, the City Council may have voted on a proposal to provide increased funding to our park system, to address a maintenance backlog at neighborhood parks. To date, three proposals for funding […]

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Open Streets Coming to Chicago Avenue in 2017?

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By Chris Schommer & Stearline Rucker FRNNG, in coordination with our neighbors to the north and south, is working on developing an Open Streets event along Chicago Avenue for 2017. These popular city events close off the street from vehicle traffic on a Sunday and let people use the street however they like. There are events held up and down the street […]

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Utility-Box Artwork Project Continues

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By Lindsey Feiner, co-chair, Greening Committee The greening committee has continued with the utility-box wrap project this winter and spring, gathering many images created by artists in the neighborhood. Phase 1 – Completed Fall 2015 • Minnehaha Pkwy. & Cedar, NW corner • 46th St. & Park Ave,. NW corner • 46th St. & 4th […]

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Events

October 11, 2016
  • Community Gathering
    October 11, 2016
    6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

    Location: Hiawatha Academy gym: 1611 E. 46th St

October 19, 2016
  • FRNNG Board meeting
    October 19, 2016
    6:30 pm to 7:30 pm

    Location: FRNNG at Lake Nokomis Presbyterian Church (1620 E 46th st)

November 5, 2016
  • Night on 48th Street
    November 5, 2016
    7:00 pm to 10:00 pm

    Location: Turtle Bread Company

November 16, 2016
  • FRNNG Board meeting
    November 16, 2016
    6:30 pm to 7:30 pm

    Location: FRNNG at Lake Nokomis Presbyterian Church (1620 E 46th st)

December 21, 2016
  • FRNNG Board meeting
    December 21, 2016
    6:30 pm to 7:30 pm

    Location: FRNNG at Lake Nokomis Presbyterian Church (1620 E 46th st)

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