Election Guide: What Is The Minneapolis Park And Recreation Board?Next week, Minneapolis voters will choose from almost two dozen people running for one of the nine seats on the board that governs city parks, lakes and trails.
Warm Weather Leads To Blue-Green Algae Growth At 2 Minneapolis LakesThe Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board says blue-green algae has been found at two lakes in the city.
Bde Maka Ska's 32nd Street Beach Closes Due To E. Coli LevelsBde Maka Ska's 32nd Street Beach closed Tuesday after officials found elevated E. coli bacteria levels during routine testing.
Starting This Weekend, Lifeguards Will Be At Select Minneapolis BeachesWhile the forecast for Memorial Day weekend doesn't look too balmy, beaches and pools in Minneapolis will be open.
Frey Vetoes Minneapolis Park Board Resolution To Stop Sharing Headquarters With State PatrolTwo days after the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board voted to end their agreement with the Minnesota State Patrol that allowed the organization to use their headquarters, Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey vetoed the resolution, calling it "political grandstanding."
Minneapolis Park Board Votes To End Space Sharing Agreement With State PatrolThe Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board voted Wednesday night to terminate an agreement with the Minnesota State Patrol that allowed the law enforcement agency to share the board's headquarters.
Concept Images Released For 2 Potential Bde Maka Ska Pavilion ReplacementsThe Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB) on Thursday released two site concepts that could replace the Bde Maka Ska pavilion that burned down in 2019.
Indoor Tiny House Community For Homeless Planned In MinneapolisSeveral plans are underway to find housing or build new shelters for people experiencing homelessness in Minneapolis, and there’s one unique idea that’s taking a tiny, yet big approach.
MPRB Shuts Down 3 Unauthorized Minneapolis Park EncampmentsResidents of unauthorized homeless encampments in three Minneapolis parks have been told this week to leave immediately, according to the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board.
'We Can Do It Humanely': Minneapolis Park Board Prepares To Remove Homeless Minnesotans From City ParksHundreds of homeless Minnesotans are being forced out of Minneapolis parks.
E. Coli Closes Beaches At Two Minneapolis LakesBad bacteria is shutting down some popular beaches in Minneapolis.
Minneapolis Park Board To Discuss Reducing Homeless Encampments In ParksThe park board will consider a resolution that would limit the number of parks with encampments to no more than ten, and there could be no more than ten tents in any encampment.
Minneapolis To Reopen 20 Wading Pools On 4th Of JulyThe Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board is reopening 20 wading pools just in time for the Fourth of July.
Visiting Minneapolis Beaches? Check Out Updates For Summer 2020Before visiting a beach this summer, the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board asks the public to review the changes implemented to 12 beaches in the Minneapolis park system, and plan accordingly.
Minneapolis Parks Remain Open, Many Amenities Being Modified Or Closed For Safety ReasonsThis will include playgrounds, skateparks and athletic fields to close, tennis court and volleyball nets to be removed and basketball court rims to be blocked or removed.