Minneapolis Parks & Recreation

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Minneapolis Convention Center

                        A state-MCC_final_4Cof the- art convention center in the heart of downtown.


Bicycling in Minneapolis
The City of Minneapolis Bicycling Web site

The Commons
The Commons is a new 4.2-acre public green space in downtown Minneapolis

The Depot Rink
Indoor ice skating in a one-of-kind restored railroad depot

Fort Snelling State Park
Historic military post and extensive hiking, bike, and ski trails

Golf Courses
Minneapolis Parks & Recreation operates several public golf courses

Mountain Biking
Off-road trails in Theodore Wirth Park

Outdoor Activities
Minnesota State Parks and
Recreation Areas

Parks and Lakes
Numerous paths, regional parks, and recreation centers

Park Activities
Events, sports leagues, and park programs

Park Permits and Reservations
Reserve a picnic facility

Police Activities League (PAL)

Winter Activities

Three Rivers Park District
Formerly Hennepin Parks, offers facilities for swimming, boating, camping, skiing, snowboarding, and much more.

Last updated Nov 28, 2017



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For reasonable accommodations or alternative formats, contact 311.
People who are deaf or hard of hearing can use a relay service to call 311 at 612-673-3000.
TTY users can call 612-673-2157 or 612-673-2626.

Para asistencia 612-673-2700, Yog xav tau kev pab, hu 612-637-2800, Hadii aad Caawimaad u baahantahay 612-673-3500. 

Salary Compliance Notice:
State statute 471.701; Notice of Salary Compliance, requires that the City post for not less than 90 days
the job title of the three highest paid employees along with their base salary. For 2018 these were:
1. City Attorney, $186,490
2. Assistant City Coordinator Convention Center, $183,600
3. Director Public Works, $181,191


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