Posts Categorized: Business

2016 Community Survey

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Congratulations to the Minnehaha Mile!

On Friday, December 12 Mayor Betsy Hodges formally announced the recognition of The Minnehaha Mile! Below is the article from the City of Minneapolis*. Congratulations to the shops along the Minnehaha Mile, this is a huge accomplishment! LCC is proud to have such innovators in the neighborhood. City declares portion of Minnehaha Avenue “Minnehaha Mile”… Read more »

Minnehaha Avenue Reconstruction Community Meeting

How will the reconstruction of Minnehaha Avenue in 2015 impact you? If you live, walk, bike, drive, park or own a business on Minnehaha, we want to hear from you. Hennepin County held two community meetings in July 2013 to discuss preliminary plans for the road construction on Minnehaha Avenue. Now that the plans have… Read more »

Solar Garden Coming to Longfellow!

Original article at My Broadsheet. On Thursday morning, Mayor R.T. Rybak announced Minneapolis’ first community solar garden at Northern Sun on East Lake Street. He was joined by Dustin Denison and Ken Bradley of Minnehaha Avenue-based Applied Energy Innovations. The solar garden will be installed on the roof of Northern Sun next year. Community solar… Read more »

Public Hearing Scheduled for Parka

Parka, a proposed restaurant at 4023 East Lake Street, seeks a license for On Sale Wine with Strong Beer. The City of Minneapolis will hold a public hearing on November 29th to gather public input regarding the application. Comments may also be submitted in writing by mail or email. Details below: NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING… Read more »

Public Hearing on Thursday for Elevated Beer, Wine, & Spirits

There will be a public hearing this Thursday to gather public opinion regarding Elevated Beer, Wine & Spirit’s application for an Off-Sale Liquor license to operate at 4135 Hiawatha Ave. For more information about the proposed business, see the front page article of the August edition of the Longfellow/Nokomis Messenger.

Blue Door Approved for Longfellow Location

The Blue Door, the famed St. Paul neighborhood pub known for their Juicy Lucys, is ready to move forward with plans for a Longfellow location after receiving approval for their wine and beer license. The Blue Door has also received the necessary zoning approvals to go into the commercial building at the corner of 42nd… Read more »