Category: News and Events


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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Discussion on support of Seward Montessori School K8

Dear Neighbors, Over the past 3-4 months the Minneapolis School District has proposed a new Comprehensive District Design.  The CDD makes huge changes to the entire school district.  One of the changes the School Board is currently proposing to eliminate…

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Language Resource: Phone and Email Help

The City of Saint Paul has a new phone line to answer questions about the City’s response to the COVID-19 coronavirus. Translators are available to answer questions in Hmong, Karen, Oromo, Somali, and Spanish.Call 651-266-6000 or email LanguageResources@ci.stpaul.mn.us. Magaalada St.Paul waxaa loo sameyay meel cusub oo layska soo waco sida looga jowaabo su’aalaha ku saabsan COVID-19. Soo wac 651-266-6000. La ciudad de Saint Paul tiene una nueva línea telefónica para responder…

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Interested in the City of Mpls Transportation Action Plan? Join the city at an upcoming online open house.

The City of Minneapolis is taking feedback on the draft Transportation Action Plan through May 22nd, 2020 and they want to hear from you.

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CDC Minutes from April 14

On Tuesday April 14 the CDC had a Zoom meeting with a representative of Newport Midwest, LLC the development company interested in developing the parcel of land that currently houses Perkins.  If you are interested in learning more about the…

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Save Boneshaker Books!

Friends of Boneshaker Books, So many of us were heartbroken when we heard that Boneshaker was closing. Today, we fight for a different end to this story… but we can’t do it without your support!  A group of volunteers and…

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Looking for a community garden plot?

It’s gardening season, even in a pandemic! And Seward’s community garden is still open this year, just with social distancing. Hub of Heaven is Seward’s community garden, located on the corner of 26th street and 28th Ave. With 29 plots, Hub of…

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SNG Celebrates Earth Day’s 50th Anniversary

  This year the Seward Neighborhood Group (SNG) and the Minneapolis Park Board areasking residents to celebrate our social distancing Earth Day by participating in a Do-It-Yourself (DYI) event.  SNG wants everyone to stay safe and healthy, but residents still…

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The 2020 Census. What to know!

2020 Census

by Ellen Squires The 2020 U.S. Census is underway! Here are some fast facts about this year’s census: What is the Census? The census, which happens every ten years, counts the population in all 50 states, Washington D.C., and the…

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Seward Montessori Plant Sale Online Store Now Open

The best time of year to live in Minneapolis is coming soon! Are you ready? If you are like most people in the neighborhoods of south Minneapolis you are chomping at the bit to get out into your garden or…

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