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April 29, 2016 | News

Items of Interest • May 2016

Our monthly newsletter, Items of Interest, is normally sent out on the first Friday of each month. Because that date happens so late this May, we are sending out the newsletter on the last Friday of April.

April 28, 2016 | News

Land Use & Development Committee agenda • May 2016

Land Use & Development Committee meeting - AGENDA

Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 6 - 7:30 pm
University Lutheran Church of Hope | 601 13th Avenue SE

April 25, 2016 | News

Transportation Committee agenda • April 2016

Transportation Committee meeting - AGENDA

Wednesday, April 27, 2016, 6 pm
Andrew Riverside Church | 403 8th Avenue SE

April 25, 2016 | News

Creative Places Committee • May 2016

Creative Places Committee meeting - AGENDA

Monday, May 2, 2016, 6:30 pm
Andrew Riverside Church | 403 8th Avenue SE

April 14, 2016 | News

Board & General Membership Meetings • April 19, 2016

Regular monthly meeting of the Board of Directors and Quarterly General Membership meeting - AGENDA

Minneapolis Event Center, 212 2nd Street SE

Tuesday, April 19, 2016, 6 - 8:30 pm

April 12, 2016 | News

Public Hearing: Machine Shop Restaurant and Event Center

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

Date:   April 20, 2016 
Time:  6:00 p.m. 
Place:  Marcy Open School | 415 4th Avenue Southeast | Minneapolis, MN 55414

Purpose: To gather public opinion and solicit comments regarding the application from Historic Machine Shop Restaurant and Event Center for an On-Sale Liquor with Sunday Sales Class “B” license.  If approved, they intend to operate a full-service restaurant with 587 indoor seats on two levels and an event center for special events and occasions.  There will be no outdoor seating.

Applicant's Name (Legal Entity):  Historic Machine Shop, LLC 
DBA/Trade Name:  Historic Machine Shop Restaurant & Event Center 
Complete Address:  300…

April 08, 2016 | News

Mpls/St. Paul Home Tour 2016

Held on Saturday, April 30 from 10 am to 5 pm and Sunday, May 1 from 1-5 pm, the Minneapolis and Saint Paul Home Tour is a FREE annual event that promotes city living. The tour brings thousands of home enthusiasts together for a weekend of sharing home remodeling ideas; it will be held regardless of weather conditions.

Come out and meet other homeowners and meet professionals in a low-key no-obligation setting. 3 apartments in the newly-opened Pillsbury A-Mill are featured in this year's tour! Click HERE for a PDF guide to all of the homes!

The Neighborhood and Community Relations Department is a diamond sponsor…

April 01, 2016 | News

Items of Interest • April 2016

Marcy-Holmes' Items of Interest Newsletter • April 2016

March 31, 2016 | News

Land Use & Development Committee agenda • April 2016

Land Use & Development Committee - AGENDA

Tuesday, April 5, 2016, 6 - 7:30 pm
University Lutheran Church of Hope | 601 13th Avenue SE

March 29, 2016 | News

Creative Places Committee • April 2016

Creative Places Committee meeting - AGENDA

Monday, April 4, 2016, 6:30 pm
Thymes | 629 9th Street SE

March 18, 2016 | News

Transportation Committee agenda • March 23, 2016

Transportation Committee meeting - AGENDA

Wednesday, March 23, 2016, 6 - 7:30 pm
Andrew Riverside Church
403 8th Avenue SE

March 04, 2016 | News

Items of Interest • March 2016

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March 01, 2016 | News

Creative Places Committee agenda • March 2016

Marcy-Holmes Creative Places committee - AGENDA

Monday, March 7, 2016, 6:30 - 8 pm
Soap Factory | 514 2nd Street SE

February 26, 2016 | News

Land Use & Development Committee agenda • March 2016

Land Use & Development Committee meeting - AGENDA

Thursday, March 3, 2016, 6 - 7:30 pm
University Lutheran Church of Hope | 601 13th Avenue SE

February 22, 2016 | News

Transportation Committee Meeting agenda • February 2016

Transportation Committee meeting - AGENDA

Wednesday, February 24, 2016, 6 - 7 pm
Andrew Riverside Church | 403 8th Avenue SE

February 05, 2016 | News

Items of Interest • February 2016

Marcy-Holmes' Items of Interest Newsletter for February 2016

January 28, 2016 | News

Land Use & Development Committee Agenda • February 2016

Agenda for Land Use & Development Committee meeting

Tuesday, February 2, 2016, 6 pm

University Lutheran Church of Hope

601 13th Avenue SE

January 25, 2016 | News

Creative Places Committee agenda • February 2016

Agenda for Creative Places Committee meeting

Monday, February 1, 2016, 6:30 - 8 pm

The Film Society of MSP

125 Main Street SE (3rd floor, river side, right above Pracna's open space)

January 22, 2016 | News

Transportation Committee Meeting agenda • January 2016

Agenda for next Transportation Committee meeting 

University Lutheran Church of Hope
601 13th Avenue SE
Wednesday, January 27, 2016, 6 pm

January 20, 2016 | News

General Mills Site Redevelopment • MHNA Recommendations

At its General Membership meeting on January 19, 2016, the Marcy-Holmes Neighborhood Association presented its recommendations for any potential redevelopment at the General Mills site between University Avenue SE and 2nd Street SE. Click HERE to read more.

January 20, 2016 | News

Alatus plans for 200 Central Ave (Washburn-McReavy site)

Representatives from Alatus presented their latest design for a 40 story condominium development at 200 Central Avenue (aka Washburn-McReavy site) on January 19, 2016. Please click HERE to see the designs. 

January 12, 2016 | News

Agendas for upcoming MHNA General Membership & Board of Directors Meeting

MHNA will be holding their quarterly General Membership and monthly Board of Directors meetings soon:

General Membership meeting
Tuesday, January 19, 2016, 6 pm
Minneapolis Event Center | 212 2nd Street SE (Board Rooms B & C)
 
Board of Directors meeting
Tuesday, January 19, 2016, 7:30 pm
Minneapolis Event Center | 212 2nd Street SE (Board Rooms B & C)

You can find the Combined Agendas for these two meetings here: http://marcy-holmes.org/about/agendas-minutes

January 12, 2016 | News

MHNA DRAFT Recommendations - General Mills Site

Part of the  upcoming General Membership meeting (Tuesday, January 19, 2016, 6pm) will include a presentation about the General Mills site, University Avenue SE from 5th Avenue SE - 2nd Avenue SE.

This large site (which includes the surface parking lot block) is being sold and will be developed. MHNA has formed a Task Force to create guidelines, in light of our Master Plan and other factors, to help. Marcy-Holmes recently convened a task force to come up with a series of draft recommendations for redevelopment at this site. If you would like to read these draft recommendations, please consult our…

January 08, 2016 | News

Items of Interest • January 2016

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January 07, 2016 | News Upcoming Event

Planning Commission meeting • 1/11/2016

Monday, January 11, 2016 at 4:30 pm at City Hall, room 317 

The City Planning Commission will hold a public hearing to hear comments about a proposed amendment to the City's comprehensive plan for very high density residential uses in the following designated Activity Centers in or near the Growth Centers: Cedar Riverside, Dinkytown, East Hennepin, Mill District, Stadium Village, and Warehouse District. The City staff report to be discussed at the meeting is in the link below.

 http://www.ci.minneapolis.mn.us/www/groups/public/@cped/documents/webcontent/wcms1p-152673.pdf

The amendment is being proposed to "resolve the existing inconsistency in residential density ranges for the…

January 07, 2016 | News Upcoming Event

Mpls Police Dept - Community Meeting about recent homicide

Community Meeting 

On Friday, January 1st at approximately 12:30 a.m., 2nd Precinct Officers responded to investigate reports of a shooting and a man down on the 500 block of 8th Avenue SE. Responding Officers located a male victim who was transported to HCMC and later died of his injuries.

The 2nd Precinct will be holding a community meeting on:

Monday, January 11, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. First Congregational Church
500 8th Avenue SE
Marcy Holmes Neighborhood

Minneapolis Police are continuing to investigate this incident (16-000079).
information is asked to call the Minneapolis Police Tip Line at 612-692-8477…

December 31, 2015 | News

Liquor License Public Hearing: Jefé Restaurant, 219 Main St SE

Click Here for: Licenses & Consumer Services agenda for January 5, 2016

Supporting Materials for Jefé Restaurant

December 31, 2015 | News

Land Use Committee Agenda • January 2016

Land Use Committee Agenda • January 2016

Tuesday January 5, 2016, 6 - 7:30 pm

University Lutheran Church of Hope, 601 13th Avenue SE

December 29, 2015 | News

Minneapolis Declares Snow Emergency - Tues Dec 29, 2015

Click Here for Details: Minneapolis Declares Snow Emergency - Tues Dec 29, 2015

December 04, 2015 | News

Transportation Committee Meeting agenda • December 2015

Transportation Committee Meeting agenda • December 2015

December 04, 2015 | News

Marcy-Holmes’ Items of Interest • December 2015

Marcy-Holmes' Items of Interest • December 2015

November 30, 2015 | News

Creative Places Committee agenda • December 2015

Creative Places Committee agenda • December 2015

November 30, 2015 | News

Land Use Committee agenda • December 2015

Land Use Committee agenda • December 2015

November 06, 2015 | News

Items of Interest • November 2015 Edition

Items of Interest • November 2015 Edition

October 26, 2015 | News

Marcy-Holmes Transportation Committee Meeting agenda • Weds Oct 28, 2015

Marcy-Holmes Transportation Committee Meeting agenda • Weds Oct 28, 2015

October 22, 2015 | News

2016 Good Neighbor Fund Application Now Available

2016 Good Neighbor Fund Application Now Available

The University of Minnesota is now inviting applications for grants from the 2016 Good Neighbor Fund. Grant applications are due by 4:00 p.m. on Friday, January 29, 2016.  You will find the Request for Applications and the Application Form attached to this message and on the web at www.community.umn.edu/gnf.

Information Meeting.  You are invited to an information meeting about the 2016 Good Neighbor Fund grant cycle:
Wednesday, November 4, 2015
5:00 to 6:00 pm
Van Cleve Park Multi-Purpose Room, 901 – 15th Avenue SE, Minneapolis.
Download PDF

October 02, 2015 | News

Items of Interest • October 2015 Edition

Items of Interest • October 2015 Edition

September 25, 2015 | News

Transportation Committee Agenda • September 2015

Transportation Committee Agenda • September 2015

September 04, 2015 | News

Items of Interest • September 2015 Edition

Items of Interest • September 2015 Edition

August 21, 2015 | News

Transportation Committee Agenda - Weds Aug 26

Transportation Committee Agenda - Weds Aug 26

 

MHNA Transportation Committee Meeting

August 26th, 2015
6:00-7:30 pm
Minneapolis Event Center
212 Second St SE
Room TBD


6:00 – 6:05

1. Welcome & Introductions

6:05 – 6:45
2. Project update on East Hennepin Avenue/NE 1st Avenue study 
• Update on stakeholder input process/formation of City/County task force
• Preliminary project insights and Q&A about project
• Discussion of MHNA goals for 9th Street Industrial/Triangle Area per MHNA Master Plan

6:45-7:20
3.…

August 04, 2015 | News Upcoming Event

NATIONAL NIGHT OUT 2015 - TONIGHT!

NATIONAL NIGHT OUT 2015 - TONIGHT!

 

National Night Out is tonight, Tuesday, August 4. Over 1,480 events were registered in 2014 ranking Minneapolis #1 among cities of its size.

National Night Out is an annual event that encourages residents to get out in the community, hold block parties, and get to know their neighbors as a way to assist crime prevention. It's a great way to promote community-police partnerships and enjoy a Minnesota summer evening surrounded by friends and family.

According to the records updated on July 28, the following are locations of Marcy-Holmes…

July 22, 2015 | News Upcoming Event

Lang house to host festive Fringe show

Lang house to host festive Fringe show

By Bill Huntzicker

When he was growing up two blocks from Dinkytown, Damiian Mario Lang used to stand on his front porch and shout “Ho Chi Minh” at the top of his lungs.

He wasn’t celebrating the North Vietnamese leader; he was calling his dog, “some sort of beagle mutt who would lie on the roofs of cars in Dinkytown,” Lang said. “Sometimes he would snarl at people when they returned to their cars.” Sometimes he’d scare them away. When Lang called, though, “that dog would…

July 14, 2015 | News

City Council makes Dinkytown partially officially historic

City Council makes Dinkytown partially officially historic

 

article by Bill Huntzicker
bhuntzicker@comcast.net

The Minneapolis City Council on July 10 officially approved “Local historic designation: Dinkytown Commercial Historic District” with all members present and voting unanimously.

The action designates the smaller of two proposed boundaries in the city’s Dinkytown study. The smaller district highlights the streetcar era from 1899 to 1929 and the longer period would have run through 1970s.

And it leaves many issues, including height, to be resolved through future negotiation. Here are the…

July 03, 2015 | News

Items of Interest • July 2015

Items of Interest • July 2015

June 22, 2015 | News

Interested in hosting a National Night Out Event? DETAILS HERE!

Interested in hosting a National Night Out Event? DETAILS HERE!

June 10, 2015 | News

Items of Interest • June 2015

Items of Interest • June 2015

May 26, 2015 | News Upcoming Event

Public Hearing: Dinkytown Historic Designation Status

Public Hearing: Dinkytown Historic Designation Status

 

NOTICE OF A PUBLIC HEARING

Proposed designation of the Dinkytown Commercial District as a local historic district.

The Heritage Preservation Commission will meet on Tuesday, June 9, 2015 at 4:30 p.m., in Room 317 City Hall, 350 South 5th Street, Minneapolis, MN. Interested parties are invited to attend and be heard. Planning Department staff will issue a recommendation to the Heritage Preservation Commission. After hearing from the public, the Heritage Preservation Commission will make a determination based on required legal findings of fact. Please visit http://www.minneapolismn.gov/meetings/hpc/index.htm for…

May 22, 2015 | News Upcoming Event

MHNA Annual Meeting: Tues June 16, 2015

Please attend our 2015 Annual Meeting on Tuesday June 16, 2015, 7:30 pm, at the Minneapolis Events Center

(212 Main Street SE | Mpls, MN 55414)

May 01, 2015 | News

Items of Interest • May 2015

Items of Interest • May 2015

April 02, 2015 | News

Items of Interest • April 2015

Items of Interest • April 2015

March 31, 2015 | News

Creative Places Agenda, April 6, 2015

Creative Places Agenda, April 6, 2015

March 23, 2015 | News Upcoming Event

Transportation Committee Agenda - 3/25/2015

Transportation Committee Agenda - 3/25/2015

March 18, 2015 | News

Status of Dinkytown Trees

Status of Dinkytown Trees

 

March 10, 2015 | News

Items of Interest • March 2015

Items of Interest • March 2015

February 18, 2015 | News Upcoming Event

Public Meeting: 6th Ave SE Traffic Circles

Public Meeting: 6th Ave SE Traffic Circles


Installing Traffic Circles on 6th Ave SE at 6th and 7th Streets SE

Public Meeting: Wed, Feb 25, 2015, 6 - 7:30 pm

Andrew Riverside Church, 403 8th Ave SE

Click HERE for more details

The city is now completing the Stone Arch Bike Boulevard on 6th Ave SE to connect the major bike route on the Stone Arch Bridge with neighborhoods north of the bridge and the UMN.  The Marcy-Holmes Neighborhood Assocication's Transportation Committee invites you to discuss these traffic calming solutions…

February 06, 2015 | News

Items of Interest • February 2015

Items of Interest • February 2015

January 09, 2015 | News Upcoming Event

Board & General Membership Meeting - VENUE CHANGE

Because of the recent closing of Pracna, the January 20 Board and General Membership Meeting will be held at 

Minneapolis Event Center | 212 2nd Street SE

(in St. Anthony Main – enter on 2nd St SE)

Board Meeting: 6 pm
General membership: 7:30 pm

Please contact our office 612.623.7633 if you have any questions about this change.

January 02, 2015 | News

Items of Interest • January 2015

Items of Interest • January 2015