Meet Nye's Bartender Phil BarkerMinneapolis' legendary Nye's Polonaise Room got a reprieve of sorts Thursday. The iconic establishment was set to close late this summer or early fall to make way for a high-rise apartment building.
Nye's To Delay Closing Until Next JanuaryThe owners of Nye's Polonaise Room say that they will remain open a bit longer than they originally intended.
Congregation Concerned NE Development Will Rattle Historic ChurchParishioners of a Minneapolis church are trying to get people who don't attend to take on their cause. Our Lady of Lourdes is holding a meeting Thursday to inform people about the skyscraper that's been proposed a few doors down. The church is the oldest in the city, and parishioners are worried major construction could shake the integrity of the building.
Nye's Gets Squeezed In Proposed Apartment DesignLegendary Minneapolis bar Nye's Polonaise Room will be getting the accordion treatment in a proposed planned submitted by developer Schafer Richardson. Renderings released by ESG Architects show that two of the three buildings that make up Nye's will be included in the proposed 29-story apartment tower situated above the bar.
Nye's Will Likely Become High-Rise Residential SpaceNye's Polonaise Room, a Northeast Minneapolis institution, recently announced it would be closing its doors after 65 years. According to a local developer, Nye's owners are partnering with them to possibly turn the iconic space into a high-rise residential building, with some commercial space underneath.
Nye's Polonaise To Close After 65 YearsNye's Polonaise Room is closing its doors after 65 years.