MSP Airport To Undergo $18M Renovation Security checkpoints at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport are about to get a makeover. The $18 million plan calls for the consolidation of four checkpoints into one 10-lane checkpoint aimed at improving efficiency.
Turf Club In St. Paul Reopens With New FeaturesThe Turf Club in St. Paul is back in business after 3 months of renovations. The well-known hole in the wall has a new owner -- the same people who own First Avenue in Minneapolis.
Twins, MLB Invest In Renovating Boys & Girls Club Of The Twin CitiesThe Twins and Major League Baseball have committed more than $8 million to local and national projects. One of them will affect 3,000 kids in North Minneapolis. Half of The Boys and Girls Club building was vacant for years.
State Capitol Renovation Enters Major PhaseCall it the mother of all fixer-uppers. If you've been watching the restoration of the Minnesota State Capitol recently, you ain't seen nothin' yet. The $272 million dollar renovation enters a major new phase this week, with most of the Capitol shut off from the public for the first time in its 109-year history.
Historic Maplewood Golf Course Prepares For ReopeningWalk onto Keller Golf Course in Maplewood, Minn. and you can practically feel the history rising up from the bentgrass. Opened in 1929, Keller was a regular stop on the professional tours through the 1960s and even hosted the 1932 and 1954 PGA Championships, and players like Arnold Palmer, Sam Snead and many of the greats. "That's one of the things that make this place so special, is the history," Paul Diegnau, Keller's superintendent, said. "And all the legends of golf that played here year after year after year."
Office Dispute Adds Minn. Capitol Redo Uncertainty Minnesota lawmakers have been told that a final decision on a new Senate Office Building must be made within weeks or a related renovation of the state Capitol will cost more and take longer.
City Council Approves $97 Million For Target Center RenovationsThe Minneapolis City Council voted unanimously Tuesday to approve the term sheet on a $97 million plan to renovate the Target Center, which is currently 23 years old and in need of a facelift.
Deal Reached On $97M Target Center Renovation PlanMore open spaces, premium seating and even a new restaurant looking out over Target Field are just some of the planned improvements for the aging Target Center.
Target Center Renovation Talks Stretch OnMuch has been publicized about the new Vikings stadium, but very little in regards to the Target Center. When lawmakers approved a new Vikings stadium last year, part of the deal allowed the City of Minneapolis to pay for Target Center renovations. But while stadium plans move forward, Target Center remains quiet. Last year, when lawmakers approved a $975 million Vikings stadium, they also approved $100 million in Target Center renovations.
Twins Break Ground On Fla. Spring Training Upgrade The Minnesota Twins and Lee County have broken ground on $48.5 million in renovations at the team's spring training complex in Florida.
Renovated Orchestra Hall Opens Its DoorsDespite a musician lockout that's been going on for nearly a year, a newly remodeled Orchestra Hall is being unveiled. Here's a look inside the $50 million dollar project, which includes the Target Atrium, an entirely new space with large glass windows facing the plaza.
State Leaders Green Light Minn. Capitol RepairsTop Minnesota officials on Monday approved the design and work plan for a state Capitol restoration that will touch every corner of the historic building and cause construction headaches along the way.