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RiverFirst Vision, FINAL Approved, April 2012

View the RiverFirst Vision here. RiverFirst Vision (Final 2012) from RiverFirst Initiative To download the full PDF, click on the SlideShare link in the bottom left of the image

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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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CPED Presentation to Mpls Park Board, 9 Nov 2011 (via Mill City Times)

If you’re interested in all things Above the Falls (as we are), you’ll enjoy this clip of Tom Leighton (City of Minneapolis) giving a status report on the Above the Falls Policy Review to the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board … 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: A parks design proposal and implementation framework for the Minneapolis Upper Riverfront – DRAFT

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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Agenda – 21 September steering committee meeting

Steering Committee Meeting Wednesday, 21 September 2011 7:30 – 9:30 AM Board Room Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board 2117 West River Road, Minneapolis Agenda 1. Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board – Welcome and introductions 2. MR|DI – Overview 3. HR&A … Continue reading

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News release: MRDI debuts draft Upper Riverfront parks development report, September 20-21

NEWS RELEASE MR|DI DEBUTS DRAFT UPPER RIVERFRONT PARKS DEVELOPMENT REPORT, SEPTEMBER 20-21 Community briefing planned, followed by presentation to Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board Commissioners and request for public comment period   Minneapolis, Minn., September 7, 2011 – With the … Continue reading

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