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Clean City Minneapolis has resources for NRRC Zone members!

Clean City Minneapolis has resources for NRRC Zone members!

The Clean City Minneapolis program, operated through the City of Minneapolis’ Division of Solid Waste and Recycling, offers multiple ways to get involved with improving your neighborhood. Whether you’re working alone or as part of a group, it’s easy, and it all adds up to enhance our neighborhoods and our standards of living.

For questions, contact the Solid Waste and Recycling Division’s Clean City Coordinator at (612) 673-2789.

Rally for CommunityCo-Creation on the Upper Harbor Terminal.

Rally for CommunityCo-Creation on the Upper Harbor Terminal.

The Upper Harbor Terminal development is more than 48 acres of public city-owned land in North Minneapolis’ 4th Ward on the Mississippi River. The City of Minneapolis and Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board say, "The redevelopment goal is to transform this 48+ acre site from its historic use as a barge shipping terminal to a combination of riverfront park amenities and private development."

Public comment wanted for City of Minneapolis updates to Small and Medium Multifamily Loan Program guidelines

The City of Minneapolis is seeking public comment on updates to guidelines for the Minneapolis Small and Medium Multifamily Loan Program. The program is an innovative partnership between the City of Minneapolis, the Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) and Twin Cities Land Bank. Through the program, the City offers deferred, non-interest bearing loan funds that leverage additional mortgage financing from LISC. This financing structure enables the Land Bank to purchase small and medium sized properties (2-49 units) while preserving affordable rents after acquisition.

Resources from Clean Water MN: reducing salt use to protect our water

"Salty water is a growing problem in Minnesota that affects aquatic life and our drinking water," reports Clean Water MN. The organization has resources to help spread the word about using salt wisely on sidewalks, parking lots, and driveways.

Council Members Phillipe Cunningham and Jeremiah Ellison will host an Upper Harbor Terminal (UHT) community input session February 3rd, 2019

Sunday, February 3, 2:00 – 4:00 pm

Capri Theater, 2027 West Broadway Ave.

You’re invited to attend the meeting to provide your input, share your concerns, get more information and learn how to become involved with the next phase of planning. Council Member Ellison will moderate the discussion with a panel to be announced shortly. Information also will be provided as to how to apply to be appointed to the Upper Harbor Terminal Community Advisory Committee.