While Minnesota lawmakers staged a 24-hour sit-in at the State Capitol to protest gun policy inaction, University student group Students for Ilhan Omar hosted their own event to provide students a platform to share their ideas on gun violence.
Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board, others assess Cedar-Riverside for potential community facility
A prominent community space in the Cedar-Riverside neighborhood may move to a bigger location where local officials say it can better fulfill the needs of residents.
As Prospect Park approves new large-scale housing projects, some residents are concerned about a lack of consideration by the neighborhood association.
The Prospect Park Association approved plans for a new micro-unit apartment building on Essex Street and 27th Avenue Tuesday.
The Prospect Park Association is working to prevent pollutants from entering waterways by encouraging residents to “adopt” local storm drains.
Vice President Mike Pence visited the Minneapolis Convention Center on Wednesday to tout economic gains made by the recent Republican tax bill.
Rep. Ilhan Omar, DFL-Minneapolis, and Sen. Kari Dziedzic, DFL-Minneapolis, have introduced bills in their respective chambers that would require landlords to make leases more transparent. Members of the University of Minnesota’s Minnesota Student Association worked with Omar and Dziedzic to draft the measures.
The employment hub offers residents educational and workforce resources to help prepare them for job placement. Last week, the opportunity center celebrated its one-year anniversary in the neighborhood.
Two sets of candidates vying to lead the University of Minnesota’s undergraduate student government outlined their priorities and discussed campus issues at a debate on Friday.
The Minnesota Student Association and Office of Off-Campus Living are looking to add more street lights in areas west of Dinkytown to increase neighborhood safety.