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“What’s Up with Downtown Parks?” Find out Wednesday, May 30, 4:30 pm (free, privately-hosted public presentation)

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News release: MPRB staff to recommend adopting riverfirst, 15 Feb 2012

News Release Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board to recommend adopting RiverFIRST plan                   MPRB Planning Services will present \”next steps” recommendations to Park Board Planning Committee, Wednesday, February 15; Board to vote March 14 Minneapolis, Minn., February 10, 2012 – The … Continue reading

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via Mill City Times: Water Works community meeting, 15 Dec 2011

Thanks, again, to the Mill City Times for taping, editing and posting the 15 December 2011, community meeting informing the design and feasibility study (anticipated February 2012) of the Water Works/Fuji-Ya site. The project is co-presented by the Minneapolis Parks … Continue reading

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Guest post: Minneapolis Parks Foundation invites you to participate in Thurs, Dec 15, community meeting on new Water Works/Fuji-Ya design project

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE What could rise from the ruins of Minneapolis Water Works? Historic Central Riverfront site reinvention explored; Public invited to community meeting, 6-8:00 PM, Thursday, 15 December Minneapolis, Minn., December 1, 2011 – The ideas will flow Thursday, … Continue reading

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Explore the riverfront this winter: Showshoeing, December 11, or Ranger on Call, well, anytime

A little snow, a little cold and a lot of sunshine make winter a good time to explore the Minneapolis Riverfront. Two options you may want to check out: The Minneapolis Riverfront Partnership and Lind-Bohanon Neighborhood Association are co-hosting a … Continue reading

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Video: RiverFIRST proposal presentation to MRDi steering committee, 21 Sep

RiverFIRST Parks Proposal Presentation, 21 Sep 2011 from MRDI on Vimeo. Following our public presentation of the draft RiverFIRST proposal for Minneapolis Mississippi Riverfront parks, design team TLS/KVA and finance consultants HR&A gave this presentation to the Minneapolis Riverfront Development … Continue reading

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Guest post: Join in a Mpls Parks Foundation fundraiser, Monday, October 17

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RiverFIRST slideshow, presented by HRA and TLS/KVA September 2011

Filed under “better late than never”: you can click through the presentation below, or download it from SlideShare. Thanks! Slideshow: RiverFirst Design and Implementation Plan (presented Sept 2011) View more presentations from MplsRiverfrontDesign

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Two historic Mpls riverfront parks in the running for $1M in preservation funding. Vote today! (and every day thru Oct. 12)

Help preserve two of Minneapolis\’ most historic parks: take a minute to vote for Minnehaha Park or Mill Ruins Park each day through Oct. 12 at Partners in Preservation. Partners in Preservation will provide $1 million in grants to preserve … Continue reading

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RiverFIRST: A parks design proposal and implementation framework for the Minneapolis Upper Riverfront

RiverFIRST: A Park Design Proposal and Implementation Framework for the Minneapolis Upper Riverfront Download the PDF Book View more presentations from MplsRiverfrontDesign

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