Neighborhood News

Updating our Priorities

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The Field Regina Northrop Phase I Neighborhood Revitalization Program or “NRP” was approved by the three neighborhoods and the City of Minneapolis in 1996, and allocated $2.7 million to 24 projects in FRN, including for housing, economic development, community safety, parks, and other projects. The Phase II NRP Plan was approved in 2005 for $1 million. […]

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Ray N. Welter Celebrating a Long, Warm History

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If you think the Ray N. Welter Heating Company has been located forever on the southwest corner of McRae Park, for most of us, this assumption is correct. The residential heating and cooling business moved to an existing building at 4637 Chicago Avenue in 1940. In 1960, the building burned down and was rebuilt. The distinctive mural of an outdoors […]

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Crisis Nursery Protecting Children, Supporting Families

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In fall 2013, Greater Minneapolis Crisis Nursery returned to the Field Regina Northrop neighborhood, where it is once again located by Field School at 46th Street and 4th Avenue. This nonprofit – whose mission is to end child abuse and neglect and create strong, healthy families – provides essential services to over 2,400 children each […]

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Southside Sprint Puts Neighborhood on Bike Map

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  The Southside Sprint brings bike racing back to the streets of south Minneapolis for the fifth consecutive year on July 19. This year’s event has been named the Minnesota State Criterium Championship, a designation organizers expect will mean more racers, more fans and more excitement. Amateur bike races are often contested in suburban office […]

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Help clean up the 35W sound wall

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The Greening Committee is working to keep the lands adjacent to the 35W Sound Barrier Walls cut and tended and few volunteers have been able to keep the lands south of 46th Street along 2nd Avenue mowed. However they have been unable to tend the lands north of 46th Street and they are now “out […]

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Events

FRNNG Board meeting

Starts: 6:30 pm

Ends: 7:30 pm, September 16, 2015

FRN @ Nokomis Farmers Market

Starts: 4:00 pm

Ends: 8:00 pm, September 23, 2015

FRNNG Board meeting

Starts: 6:30 pm

Ends: 7:30 pm, October 21, 2015

FRNNG Board meeting

Starts: 6:30 pm

Ends: 7:30 pm, November 18, 2015

FRNNG Board meeting

Starts: 6:30 pm

Ends: 7:30 pm, December 16, 2015

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