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Newsroom Archive


April 2015

Two blocks of LaSalle Avenue in Downtown closing to through traffic (4/23)

Interactive map makes it easy to find farmers markets in Minneapolis (4/23)

Proposed update to City's Bicycle Master Plan would include protected bikeways (4/21)

Restaurant takeout packaging changes in time for Earth Day (4/21)

Organics recycling is coming to Minneapolis (4/20)

City hosts open data forum April 27 (4/20)

Organics recycling is coming to Minneapolis - MEDIA ADVISORY (4/17)

Over 800 Twin Cities Metro Area Youth Expected to Attend the Annual Minneapolis Teen Job Fair on Saturday, April 25 - CPED Advisory (4/17)

City approves Working Families resolution (4/17)

One block of Fourth Street in Downtown closing for construction (4/15)

New driving surface coming to more than 50 miles of City streets in 2015 (4/14)

Downtown Minneapolis to see extensive street construction this season - MEDIA ADVISORY (4/13)

City leaders thank 911 staff and responders following City Hall fire (4/13)

Fire at City Hall affects police and 911 spaces; 911 calls being answered as normal - UPDATE (4/13)

Fire at City Hall affects police and 911 spaces; 911 calls being answered as normal (4/13)

911 workers recognized the week of April 12-18 (4/10)

Minneapolis youth employment program STEP-UP to provide job interview experience - CPED (4/09)

Spring street sweeping begins next week (4/09)

The Grain Belt Apartments and Historic Grain Belt Office Building Celebrate Grand Opening - CPED Advisory (4/09)

Be prepared as storm season approaches (4/09)

Downtown East Commons draft alternative approaches unveiled at public meeting - CPED (4/08)

Activity on Nicollet Mall to shift for construction (4/08)

David Frank named new director of City of Minneapolis Economic Policy and Development - CPED (4/06)

City calls on Indiana and 27 other states to offer more protections to LGBT people (4/03)

Minneapolis makes it easier for small businesses to start and grow (4/02)

City Council to consider prohibiting travel to Indiana using City funds - Media Advisory (4/01)

March 2015

Find out when organics recycling is coming to your block (3/31)

Minneapolis part of ambitious international alliance to reduce greenhouse gas pollution (3/27)

Portions of Hennepin Avenue and First Street downtown close for utility work Monday (3/27)

Minnesota Construction Crew to Host Largest Construction Hiring Event in the State - CPED Advisory (3/27)

Four blocks of 5th Street close to traffic next week (3/24)

Minneapolis recognizes three businesses for switching from toxic processes (3/23)

First Downtown East Commons draft alternative approaches to be unveiled during public meeting - CPED (3/20)

City calls for better transportation funding (3/20)

West Broadway Education and Career Center to begin construction this summer - CPED (3/18)

The City of Minneapolis is Seeking Redevelopment Proposals for the City-Owned Property Located at 800 South Washington Avenue or the 'Guthrie Liner Parcel' - CPED (3/18)

Nominations are being sought for the 25th Annual Minneapolis Heritage Preservation Awards - CPED (3/17)

Packaging fair for food businesses March 12 (3/11)

Fifth annual Minneapolis Youth Violence Prevention Week begins March 23 (3/11)

Notice of decision for the Environmental Assessment Worksheet for L&H Station (3/09)

Change your clocks, change your smoke alarm batteries this weekend (3/05)

New artist-City collaborations launching (3/04)

City seeks applicants for new Information Technology positions (3/03)

February 2015

Packaging fair for food businesses March 12 (2/27)

The Environmental Assessment Worksheet and associated studies for the propose Ritz Block are now available - CPED (2/27)

The Environmental Assessment Worksheet and associated studies for the proposed Superior Plating site redevelopment are now available - CPED (2/27)

Register now for 3rd annual Communities Connections Conference (2/25)

New City of Minneapolis program provides increased wheelchair accessible taxicab service to the public - CPED (2/25)

City of Minneapolis asks community members to provide input on Downtown East Commons - CPED (2/20)

City of Minneapolis to host public meeting to discuss the design of the Downtown East Commons - CPED ADVISORY (2/13)

City approves new contract for IT services (2/13)

Less than one week remains for students to apply for the City of Minneapolis STEP-UP program for summer 2015 - CPED (2/13)

Minneapolis City offices closed on Feb. 16 for Presidents Day (2/13)

2016 International Winter Cycling Congress to be held in Minneapolis-Saint Paul (2/12)

City of Minneapolis provides forum for 350 youth service providers - CPED (2/12)

Invitation to a public forum on the Nicollet Hotel Project - CPED (2/10)

Minneapolis green business grant helps Dunwoody upgrade its auto body paint booth to train auto techs - MEDIA ADVISORY (2/10)

Clean Energy Partnership now taking applications for Energy Vision Advisory Committee (2/10)

City of Minneapolis launches interactive financial transparency platform (2/09)

City of Minneapolis staff to recommend United Properties as developer for Nicollet Hotel block (2/06)

Clean Energy Partnership Board set to begin work (2/03)

City of Minneapolis Issues Call for Artists for Four Nicollet Mall Projects - CPED (2/02)

January 2015

City supporting President Obama's executive action on immigration reform (1/30)

Andrea Brennan named new director of City of Minneapolis Housing Policy and Development - CPED (1/28)

The City of Minneapolis is seeking redevelopment proposals for City-owned property - CPED (1/28)

City, partners offering free computer repair, support at upcoming "Fix-It Tech" events (1/26)

Minneapolis Solid Waste customers will have an organics recycling option starting in 2015-2016 (1/26)

Latest steps in exploring northside greenway possibilities (1/16)

Minneapolis City offices closed Jan. 19 (1/16)

Minneapolis area arts economy fifth strongest in nation (1/14)

City accepting applications for 2015 Urban Scholars internship program (1/14)

Minneapolis taking steps to make sidewalks clearer in the winter (1/09)

How should the City of Minneapolis gauge its success? (1/07)

Minneapolis gives away free radon test kits for radon action month (1/05)