Category: News and Events


SNG Board Letter Condemning the Murder of George Floyd

2 June 2020 It is with sadness, anger, and a mix of other emotions that the Seward Neighborhood Group writes you condemning the murder of George Floyd, the dangerous police escalation of local protests, and the complete failure of our…

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Food Shelves in Minneapolis

Announcement Below are up-to-date food shelf resources in Minneapolis. For information on how to support food shelves and meal sites, please visit the Health Department’s Food Donationspage or view the pdf for specific needs shared by food shelves.Food shelves help ensure…

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Help Seward Neighborhood Rebuild

Make a donation to support Seward neighborhood’s small businesses and community organizations! Seward neighborhood’s businesses were badly damaged by looting and arson following the murder of George Floyd. The ownership of our businesses represents the diversity of the Seward neighborhood….

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Window Lead Grant Program

Sustainable Resources Center (SRC) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to advancing the cause of Healthy Homes. Their mission is to create healthy and energy efficient home environments in partnership with families and communities. SRC works with Hennepin County to administer HUD Lead Grants to…

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COVID-19 resource links from Division of Race and Equity

For information about testing: https://mn.gov/covid19/for-minnesotans/if-sick/testing-locations/index.jsp Minneapolis Covid 19 Dashboard: http://www.minneapolismn.gov/coronavirus/dashboard Student meal pick-up information during school closures due to COVID-19: https://nutritionservices.mpls.k12.mn.us/uploads/meal_pickup_sites_covid-19_3_16_20.pdf Grants and RFP’s:http://www.minneapolismn.gov/health/GrantsRFPs/index.htm Email general requests and inquires on this form: https://app.smartsheet.com/b/form/a6ec5734947240a48d8782ceb5fdb908

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Second Ward May E-newsletter from Cam Gordon

News from Cam Gordon Council Member, Second Ward http://www.minneapolismn.gov/ward2 Coronavirus COVID 19 Pandemic. The Council, Mayor and City staff continue to operate under emergency conditions with modified procedures while maintaining basic city services and a fully functioning city government. The…

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Cancelled CDC Meeting for May 12

Community Development Committee has been cancelled for May 12, 2020.  There will be more public meetings on the Agra Development (Agra is the proposed development for the Perkins Site) later this month.  If you have other topics for the future…

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City of Minneapolis makes additional changes to transportation network in response to pandemic

The City of Minneapolis is making additional updates to the public right-of-way in response to COVID-19, including adding more space for active recreation on streets and reducing the need for pedestrian push buttons at intersections. Starting April 29, the City…

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CBC Meeting Tonight 5/5 on Zoom

SNG Community Building Committee May 5, 7 PM Agenda Zoom Meeting ID: 434-566-880 https://us02web.zoom.us/j/434566880 7:00pm    Meeting called to order – Introductions 7:10pm     Approval of March CBC Minutes & April CBC Minutes 7:15pm    Follow up planning of Block Club Leader…

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City of Minneapolis COVID-19 newsletter

City of Minneapolis COVID-19 e-newsletter. The City of Minneapolis sends out a formal COVID-19 e-newsletter every week. Please visit the City’s COVID-19 website to sign up. Past editions are also available to review here.

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