3/1/2018, 12:52am

Cedar-Riverside residents dispute renaming of neighborhood park

The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board passed a resolution Feb. 7 to rename Riverside Park after the late Annie Young, who was one of the longest-serving commissioners on the park board. Officials voted to rename the park to “Annie Young Riverside Park,” and the lower portion of it to “Annie Young Meadow.” 

3/1/2018, 12:44am

Kaler presents infrastructure needs to House Capital Investment Committee

University of Minnesota President Eric Kaler laid out the school’s infrastructure needs alongside students and faculty at a House Capital Investment Committee meeting Tuesday. Kaler stressed the University’s need to revamp current facilities instead of asking for “shiny new objects.” The University is asking for $238.5 million in its 2018 capital request.