December 2015

RiverFirst Update

December 23, 2015 by Janette Law

The Minneapolis Parks Foundation together our partner in the RiverFirst Initiative, the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB), are hard at work on moving forward this sweeping vision. In this post, MPF gets you up-to-date on a few projects we’re currently working on. In the next couple of weeks, we’ll outline the significant progress MPRB.....

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Pentair helps RAs get ready to make a splash

December 15, 2015 by Janette Law

Phil Rolchigo, VP of Technology for Pentair, the Minneapolis-based global water management leader, made a special visit with MPF’s Research Assistants in Practice (RAs) last week. Phil volunteered to impart his expertise in water filtration system design to an exciting aspect of the Water Works project on which three students Han, Jonathan and Chris, are.....

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Updated: Location added! Lend your voice at a trio of Pathways to Places open houses

December 3, 2015 by Janette Law

Update, Dec. 8: Downtown workers, residents and visitors – if lunch is more your bag, then drop by the newest open house, just scheduled. Wednesday, Dec. 16, 11am-1pm New Century Theatre 615 Hennepin Ave #145 (first floor of City Centre)  — The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board is inviting the public to “examine and comment.....

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