The idea of redeveloping parts of downtown Minneapolis is nothing new, but when it comes to the historic post office, the downtown council is turning… Continue reading.
Star Tribune | by Adam Belz
Postal Service has no plans to move out of landmark, but designs are drawn. Downtown leaders on Monday signaled their intent to re-imagine the site… Continue reading.
MinnPost | by Peter Callaghan
Mayor Betsy Hodges: “You look out these windows and you try to remember what was here before, namely an unlovely and long unloved landscape that… Continue reading.
All the great events happening at The Commons Park in front of U.S. Bank Stadium this summer. Minneapolis already had ample urban green spaces, but… Continue reading.
Star Tribune | by Emma Nelson
Movie nights, hip-hop dance and outdoor concerts are among the park’s summer slate of activities.
Star Tribune | by Thomas Fisher
With emerald ash borers threatening many of our street trees, we need to reforest our city now.
The Journal | by Eric Best
A detailed look into the organization taking over the downtown park.
Southwest Journal | by Eric Best
(Print Edition) The City of Minneapolis is preparing to hand over operations of the Downtown East Commons to Green Minneapolis, a non-profit conservancy formed by… Continue reading.
Star Tribune | by Frank Edgerton Martin
The largest open space in downtown Minneapolis shows that an urban park can be more than trees and grass.
Southwest Journal | by Sarah McKenzie
A sweltering celebration featuring a ceremonial Frisbee toss, dancing and enthusiastic remarks from community leaders praising new green space for the city signaled the grand… Continue reading.