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Midtown Business Association Meeting Tuesday 8/19

Midtown Business Association Meeting Tuesday 8/19

  Meeting Notice     Midtown Business Association     Tuesday, August 19, 2014     Noon at the Sheraton Hotel, 2901 Chicago Ave. S.     Midtown Business Association     Next Meeting Tuesday, September 16, 2014      

Minutes from July 15, 2014 meeting:
    After everybody had introduced themselves, Dave J. talked about various upcoming events, including a retirement party for Joyce Wisdom.
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Update on 26th & 28th Street Development

Update on 26th & 28th Street Development

Dear Midtown Phillips members,

I’m writing to share a quick update on the 26th & 28th St Bicycle and Pedestrian Improvements project. You received notification about this project earlier in July from one of my colleagues.

Our second open house was last week and was attended by about 50 people.

The new materials are listed below and on the web site.

 http://bikeandwalkmpls.mindmixer.com/

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Open Streets Franklin Ave is August 17

Open Streets Franklin Ave is August 17 AKA SUNDAY!!

Open Streets MPLS is rolling onto Franklin Ave on August 17th for our largest Open Streets event of the year. We are just two weeks out from transforming 22 blocks of Franklin Avenue into a safe, car-free area for people to bike, walk, play and hang with local organizations, businesses, artists, the Timberwolves(!) and many others. Come show the strength of our community and sign up to volunteer…

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City Academy Offered in Fall

City Academy Offered in Fall

For anyone who has ever wondered how emergency calls are dispatched in Minneapolis, how streets get plowed right after a snowstorm, how water gets to the faucet, or how land in the city is developed, the Minneapolis City Academy is a great way to find out the answers. The City Academy is open to all Minneapolis residents 18 or older and is held weekly from September 17 through October 15 at…

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Greenway Hosts ReSpark Saturday 8/2 at Kix Field

Greenway Hosts ReSpark Saturday 8/2 at Kix Field

JOIN US THIS SATURDAY FOR TAKE THE FIELD NIGHTTIME POST PEDAL BEAR FROM 9PM-MIDNIGHT @ KIX FIELD We’re bummed that Northern Spark got grained out on June 14th so we’re giving it another go! On August 2nd Kix Field will be transformed into an interactive glowing work of art! We are hosting Take the Field, Nighttime Post, and the Pedal Bear from 9pm-Midnight…come check it out! Take the Field will…

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Midtown Phillips Neighborhood - Support for National Night Out Parties.

Midtown Phillips Neighborhood – Support for National Night Out Parties.

The 31st Annual Minneapolis National Night Out will be Tuesday, August 5th, 2014.  The Phillips Neighborhood Association, Inc. has in its community engagement strategy for City funding, reimbursement for neighborhood block parties of up to $250 per event. Requirements:

•  Inclusive outreach for participants within the block.
•  No fewer than 20 neighbors in attendance

To receive reimbursement:

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Healthy Phillips Newsletter - Summer 2014

Healthy Phillips Newsletter – Summer 2014

Lots of great “healthy” stuff happening in the neighborhoods.  Thanks to the Waite House for compiling this document!

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Community Engagement Forum Date Changed Now July 31

Please join City leaders from the Neighborhood and Engagement Commission (NCEC) and the Health, Environment, and Community Engagement (HECE) Committee for a citywide forum on what an engaged community looks like for all our residents.

Community Engagement Forum Date Changed Now July 31

Please join City leaders from the Neighborhood and Engagement Commission (NCEC) and the Health, Environment, and Community Engagement (HECE) Committee for a citywide forum on what an engaged community looks like for all our residents.

Today’s Midtown Phillips Neighborhood Festival Schedule

Today’s Midtown Phillips Neighborhood Festival Schedule

MAIN STAGE:
> Noon – 12:30 The Little Thunderbirds
> 12:30 – 1:20 The Wailing Loons
> 1:20 – 1:30 Inti Samay Ecuadorian Dancers
> 1:30 – 2:20 GIVE GET SISTET
> 2:30 – 3:00 African Drum
> 3:00 – 3:50 Wain McFarlane & Zydeco Blue
> 4:00 – 4:50 The Chris Lohmein Trio
> 5:00 – 5:50 Barbara LaShoure
> 6:00 – 6:50 RUAH
> 7:00 – 7:20 Chinelos

FAMILY AREA SCHEDULE:
> 1:00 – 1:30 Storytelling by Nothando…

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Free Computer and Job Training Classes at LSS

Free Computer and Job Training Classes at LSS

Lutheran Social Services 

Center for Changing Lives

2400 Park Avenue, 2nd Floor

Training and Education Center offers:

Three week Classes which start each month!

Support, encouragement and a place to focus

in a quiet and friendly environment.

Courses and tools you need for job searching success including use of:

Computer, Fax machine, Pens and paper, Printer, Phone and

Clip Training program for…

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