Posts Tagged ‘Government’

On This Day: April 10, 1990

Development heat: “spoiled brats’

Utility boxes in Uptown to get makeover

Utility boxes in Uptown to get makeover

A City of Minneapolis grant will bring a spruce up a number of utility boxes in an effort to decrease graffiti impacts.

Midtown Corridor Transit Open Houses 5/21 & 5/23

Midtown Corridor Transit Open Houses 5/21 & 5/23

Metro Transit is studying improving transit along Lake Street and/or the Midtown Greenway trench. Come out to learn more and share your insight.

Ward 10 Candidate Forum results

Ward 10 Candidate Forum results

Four of five candidates for the Ward 10 City Council seat discussed questions about the Wards future.

Ward 10 Candidate Forum 3/12/13

Ward 10 Candidate Forum 3/12/13

A forum with candidates vying for the Ward 10 City Council seat will take place Tuesday, March 14th.

Traffic improvements coming

Traffic improvements coming

Crossing the street and driving in Uptown may get a little bit easier over the next year, as the City of Minneapolis is in the process of upgrading its traffic light system.

City to consider outdoor merchandise displays

City to consider outdoor merchandise displays

A Minneapolis City Council Member is interested in re-evaluating the restrictions on outdoor merchandise displays. An initial look at some of the questions that will come up during the process.

Suburban World Theater sits empty

Suburban World Theater sits empty

What is holding the Suburban World Theater from finding a tenant? In my opinion, it’s restrictions on alcohol sales.

The challenges and benefits of permit parking

The issue of permit parking is complex, with opportunities to address parking shortages for residents and livability issues while straining on-street parking on nearby streets and privatizing a public resource.

More parking changes on the way

More parking changes on the way

The City will likely approve two more blocks for permit parking and one new block of parking meters in Uptown.