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.
Powderhorn Landlord Sues Minneapolis Park Board Over Homeless Encampment CrimeA landlord in the Powderhorn neighborhood is suing the Minneapolis Parks and Recreation board, claiming that allowing people to live in tents in the park violates a number of already-existing ordinances.
Minneapolis Park Board Approves Guidelines To Limit Homeless Encampments In ParksEarlier in the week, the park board voted to only allow 25 tents per park in just 20 different parks.
Man Shot Near Powderhorn Park Thursday MorningThe incident happened on the 3300 block of 14th Avenue South at about 10:45 a.m. After being shot, the victim was transported to Hennepin Healthcare.
Man Shot In The Face, Arm Inside Powderhorn Park Homeless EncampmentA man was shot in the face and arm Tuesday afternoon at the homeless encampment inside of Powderhorn Park.
As Homeless Encampments Continue To Grow In Parks, Neighbors Look For AnswersThe number of people who are living in Minneapolis Parks is growing. A month ago the park board voted to allow people to live in parks. There are now 35 encampments in parks around the city.
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.
Juvenile Sexually Assaulted At Powderhorn Park Homeless EncampmentA juvenile has been sexually assaulted at a Minneapolis homeless encampment.
Minneapolis Park Board Opens Parks As Refuge For People Experiencing HomelessnessThe Minneapolis Park Board has voted in favor of making all city parks places of refuge for people experiencing homelessness.
Former Resident Of Sheraton Hotel-Turned-Shelter Talks Experiencing HomelessnessEvery day in Minnesota, 8,000 people experience homelessness. With the onset of COVID-19, shelter space was limited, but with the death of George Floyd and the following unrest, the situation intensified.
'We Need A Place To Put People': Residents Cleared Out Of Fmr. Sheraton Hotel Turned ShelterOne week ago, the former Sheraton Hotel in Minneapolis was being used as a sanctuary for people experiencing homelessness. Since then, things have drastically changed.
Top 4 Must-Visit Places In Minneapolis's Powderhorn ParkTopping the list is dive bar Matt's Bar, which offers burgers and more. Time magazine named this spot's original Jucy Lucy burger as one of the 17 most influential burgers of all time.
Travel Ban Protesters Rally At Powderhorn ParkOrganizers say one of the goals was to protest President Donald Trump's recent travel ban, which impacts predominantly Muslim nations.
Man Killed In Powderhorn Park Shooting ID'dA Minneapolis man who was fatally shot in the Powderhorn Park neighborhood earlier this month has been identified. The Hennepin County Medical Examiner identified the victim as 53-year-old Paul Anthony Knobbe.