Posts Categorized: Alerts

Weekly Events Round Up May 22-28

Happy Memorial Day! We’d like to personally invite you to Longfellow Community Council’s monthly Happy Hour Event – May 27th at Harriet Brewing from 5:30-7:30pm. It’s a great low-key way to meet your neighbors, have a drink, and help fundraise for LCC! Harriet Brewing is generously donating 10% of proceeds to the LCC from this… Read more »

Weekly Events Round Up May 15-21

It’s a Great Week to Live in Longfellow! There’s a lot going on this week in the neighborhood. From bike week events to plant sales to public meetings. We encourage you to get out and make the most of it. And if you have events you think we should know about, send them to…. Read more »

Weekly Events Round Up May 8-14

Good Neighbors by Jake Mohan

The Weekly Round Up Lives On We’re grateful for the feedback you gave us on the importance of the LCC Weekly Round Up. And we agree! You can keep expecting to receive this publication each Thursday to tell you what’s happening the week ahead. We want this to be a valuable and useful resource to… Read more »

Longfellow Garage Sale Days June 12-13!

Time to clean out your garage and sell all that stuff at the Longfellow Neighborhood Garage Sale Friday June 12 and Saturday June 13. Registered sales will have their address published on a neighborhood garage sale map with detailed directory.  The Longfellow Neighborhood Garage Sale will be advertised in a variety of print and digital… Read more »

See You Soon Jessica

Jessica Buchberger, LCC’s Communications and Events Coordinator is leaving LCC at the end of April.  Jessica is leaving LCC but she is not leaving neighborhood work.  Jessica has been part-time staff at both LCC and Prospect Park East River Road Improvement Association (PPERRIA), and has recently accepted a full-time position with PPERRIA.  The bad news… Read more »

Weekly Events Round Up April 17-23

General Information Longfellow Community Council’s Annual No Pie Charts! Only Pies! Meeting and Pie Potluck at Minnehaha Academy, North Campus (3100 West River Parkway), on Tuesday April 21st. A Resource Fair will be from 5:30-6:30, and the meeting 6:30-8pm. Join your neighbors for updates on LCC’s activities, board elections, pie and the largest neighborhood selfie! RSVP… Read more »

Street Sweeping Begins

This message was sent to LCC from the Neighborhood and Community Relations Department of Minneapolis and is being reposted here for public information.  Dear Neighborhood Leader, Weather permitting, an annual rite of spring in Minneapolis is scheduled to begin today, Tuesday, April 14. That’s when Public Works crews will start a comprehensive sweeping of city… Read more »

Weekly Events Round Up April 3-9

General Information The Longfellow Community Council is seeking applicants for a new Communications and Events Manager. Read about the job duties and how to apply here. Applications are due by April 10th. Sign up for Organic Recycling Pick Up today! The City of Minneapolis will start picking up organic waste separately from recycling and trash starting… Read more »

MN Transportation Museum Seeking Volunteers

The Minnesota Transportation Museum is looking for volunteers to help create a welcoming environment and provide friendly, warm, outgoing visitor services at the Minnehaha Depot, located in Minnehaha Park.   Volunteers will interpret the history of the Depot, and other sites (Steven’s and Longfellow Houses, Wedding Pergola, Park Pavilion, various statues, the Minnehaha Falls, and other… Read more »

River Gorge Bird Hike on 5/9

Saturday, May 9, 2015 7:00-10:00am Early birds arise! Lets greet returning spring songsters and see whos back! Join local birding experts Dave Zumeta and Lee Pfannmuller for an exploration of the world-class flyway along the Longfellow river gorge. Over 160 species have been observed in this area!  Novice and experienced birders all welcome. Bring your… Read more »

LCC Proposes NRP Plan Modification

LCC is proposing a plan modification that will move $115,000 of Phase I Housing Program Income funding into Phase II Administrative and program funding. Program Income is funding that has been returned to the organization from low-interest housing loan repayments. The Neighborhood Revitalization Program (NRP) and Neighborhood and Community Relations Department (NCRD) require that Plan Modifications… Read more »

Longfellow Garage Sale Dates Announced!

Mark your Calendars for Friday June 12th and Saturday June 13th for the Greater Longfellow Neighborhood Garage Sale. Stay tuned for information regarding registration and map locations.

Job Opening with LCC: Communications and Events Manager

 Job Title: Communications and Events Manager Reports to:  LCC Executive Director Hours Per Week:  16 Pay Rate:  $14-17/hr DOQ Job Description: The Communications and Events Manager will work with residents, businesses, and staff to provide information on programs, activities and events in the community through LCC’s media sources. They will also be the lead staff… Read more »

Join the LCC Board of Directors

It’s almost time to elect a new Board of Directors for LCC. Being a Board member can be a challenging and exciting experience and is an excellent way for individuals to support their community. The LCC Board meets monthly and covers a broad range of topics. There is no experience necessary to become a Board… Read more »