News Releases & Materials

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Materials & Resources

Water Works design update presentation, September 2017
Water Works schematic design presentation
, November 2017
RiverFirst Community Engagement & Design Magazine
, Juxtaposition Arts Apprentices (2017)
2017 Park Board Candidate Questionnaire Responses from 2018 Incoming Commissioners (2018)

2018 News Releases

“The Nature Fix” Author Florence Williams Kicks Off Next Generation of Parks Event Series, Oct 4
RiverFirst: Park Board to Vote on Design Team Recommended for River Link, Oct 1
Join Us for Get Outdoors Day at Powderhorn Park, June 8, 2018, May 24

2017 News Releases

RiverFirst: Water Works agreement with The Sioux Chef, schematic design approved, Nov 30
RiverFirst: Hall’s Island Reconstruction Begins (MPRB), Oct 24
Parks Organizations Survey Park Board Candidates, Oct 17
RiverFirst: The Sioux Chef Named Restaurant Partner for Water Works, Sep 15
2017-2018 Next Generation of Parks Event Series, Sep 11
Water Works Archaeology Begins, Aug 10
RiverFirst: Park Board Adopts Evolved Water Works Concept, Jun 29
RiverFirst: Water Works Concept Evolution, May 2
RiverFirst: Water Works Community Meetings, Apr 11
Next Generation of Parks: Janet Lansbury, Mar 30
Parks Foundation Announces 2017 Board of Directors, Mar 3
Next Generation of Parks: Mark Johnson, Feb 13

2016 News Releases

MPF Receives Grant from Pentair Foundation, Dec 13
2016-2017 Next Generation of Parks™ Event Series, Aug 29
MPF & MPRB Recommend Water Works Design Team, Jun 10
MPF Announces 2016 #MinneVacation Campaign, Jun 6
MPF and MPRB Initiate Next Phase of Water Works with Two New RFPs, Mar 10
Minnesota Twins Community Fund Grant Supports Youth Engagement, Feb 10
General Mills Makes $3 Million Lead Corporate Gift to RiverFirst Campaign, Jan 19