March 2016

Thank you First Ave! Tickets still available for Wilco show, Aug. 20

March 15, 2016 by Janette Law

The Minneapolis Parks Foundation is proud to be First Avenue‘s non-profit partner for its second must-go summer concert at Hall’s Island. Wilco headlines this year’s show, along with special guests Kurt Vile + the Violators. First Ave put on one of the most talked-about events last summer with its first concert at Hall’s Island featuring.....

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MPF supports seeking dedicated funding for neighborhood parks

March 14, 2016 by Janette Law

In January, we shared that the Minneapolis Parks Foundation supports the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board’s efforts to seek dedicated funding for our community’s 160 neighborhood parks. Since then, Save Our Minneapolis Parks has been formed as a citizen-led group advocating for a neighborhood parks referendum in 2016. Today, Save Our Minneapolis Parks announced that.....

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News Release: MPF and MPRB seek Water Works Final Design and Cultural Resource Consultants

March 10, 2016 by Janette Law

Two Requests for Proposals released this week signal significant next step in bringing visionary expansion of Mill Ruins Park to life Minneapolis, Minn. – This week the Minneapolis Parks Foundation (MPF) and the Minneapolis Park & Recreation Board (Park Board) together released two Requests for Proposals (RFP) for the Mezzanine Phase of Water Works, a.....

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NOW CLOSED Job Opportunity: Business and Administration Manager

March 1, 2016 by Janette Law

The Minneapolis Parks Foundation (MPF) ensures the economic, environmental, civic, cultural, and physical health and well being of Minneapolis and the region by creating the next generation of parks that meets the demands and reflects the values of our generation and those to follow. MPF seeks a Business Manager to administer our day-to-day business and.....

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