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Public Hearing announced for former Rainbow Foods site

The City of Minneapolis Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on the applications submitted by Wellington Management, Inc. for a new charter school at 2900-2912 28th Avenue South and 2913-2941 26th Avenue South. Please see meeting details in the letter below. Comments may also be submitted in writing to aaron.hanauer@minneapolismn.gov.  

Longfellow Community Council Board of Directors Job Description

Title:   Member, Longfellow Community Council Board of Directors Reports to:    Membership Objective:    To protect the assets of the Longfellow community, to represent the interests of identified constituencies, to promote the steady growth of the Longfellow Community Council, and to be catalysts for active citizen participation in the community. Responsibilities:      (These responsibilities are outlined in detail… Read more »

Open Seats LCC Board of Directors May 2017 – April 2018

The Longfellow Community Council (LCC) has a 15 member Board of Directors. Annual elections are held in April at LCC’s General Membership meeting. Candidates running for specific neighborhood seats will be required to participate in a short neighborhood caucus. All other available seats are elected from the floor during the General Membership meeting. To run… Read more »

LCC Weekly Roundup, March 17-23

ANNOUNCEMENTS  Sign Up for LCC’s Resource Fair! LCC’s Annual Membership Meeting No Pie Charts! Only Pies! will be held on Tuesday, April 25th at Minnehaha Academy North, 3100 West River Parkway, from 6:30-8:30pm. Once again, we will host a Resource Fair from 5:30-6:30pm. This year, we ask participating organizations to give a suggested donation of $20/nonprofits… Read more »

LCC Weekly Roundup, March 10-16

ANNOUNCEMENTS Sign Up for LCC’s Resource Fair! LCC’s Annual Membership Meeting No Pie Charts! Only Pies! will be held on Tuesday, April 25th at Minnehaha Academy North, 3100 West River Parkway, from 6:30-8:30pm. Once again, we will host a Resource Fair from 5:30-6:30pm. This year, we ask participating organizations to give a suggested donation of $20/nonprofits… Read more »

LCC is hiring a Communications and Office Manager!

Job Title:                      Communications and Office Manager Reports to:                   LCC Executive Director Hours:                          40 hours per week, some evenings and weekends required Salary:                          $33 – 39,000/year DOQ The Communications and Office Manager is tasked with expanding and deepening the connection between residents, businesses and the Longfellow Community Council (LCC) in Greater Longfellow. The Communications and… Read more »

LCC Weekly Roundup, March 3-9

ANNOUNCEMENTS Merlins Rest Hosts British Pie Week Merlins Rest is hosting its annual British Pie week from Monday, March 6th to Sunday, March 12th. The pub will offer five savory pies every day, with a vegetarian option available. Pies are offered for dine-in, carryout, or bulk ordering. Merlins Rest is at 3601 E Lake St…. Read more »

LCC Weekly Roundup, February 24 to March 2

ANNOUNCEMENTS $15 workshops: Creating Weather Resilient Yards Unseasonably warm weather, long droughts, and flooding rains are the new normal for spring and summer in Minnesota. Learn how your yard can adapt to and even help mitigate threats posed by these extreme weather events. In workshops hosted by Metro Blooms, participants receive: An overview of Minnesota’s… Read more »

LCC Weekly Roundup, February 10-16

ANNOUNCEMENTS Downtown Longfellow Hosts Valentine’s Day Activities Downtown Longfellow, an initiative created by local businesses and organizations, is hosting a series of events in celebration of Valentine’s Day from February 11th-18th. Venues hosting events include Schooner Tavern, Du Nord Craft Spirits, Town Talk Diner and Gastropub, El Nuevo Rodeo, Gandhi Mahal, African Paradise, and Jawaahir… Read more »

LCC Weekly Roundup, February 3-9

ANNOUNCEMENTS Entrepreneurship Course to be Hosted this Spring Are you interested in pursuing additional training to help expand or start a small business? The Corcoran Neighborhood Organization has partnered with the Neighborhood Development Center (NDC) to provide the “Plan IT” entrepreneurship training program for area small businesses and residents. This 12-week course, taught by an experienced instructor, covers the fundamentals of managing… Read more »

LCC Weekly Roundup, January 27 to February 2

Friday, January 27th Rollerball @ The Trylon, 3258 Minnehaha Ave, multiple showings Friday-Sunday. (1975, 35mm, 125m) dir Norman Jewison w/James Caan, John Houseman, Maud Adams. The world’s most popular sport is the hyperviolent Rollerball, and Jonathan (Caan) is its greatest player. But when he asks too many questions about the corporate state that controls everyone’s lives,… Read more »

LCC Weekly Roundup, January 20-26

ANNOUNCEMENTS CAPI USA Offers Free Tax Clinic This tax season, CAPI USA is offering a free tax clinic (VITA) for families or individuals with an income of $55,000 or less. CAPI USA is a nonprofit in Minneapolis that specializes in culturally specific services for refugees and immigrants in the Twin Cities. CAPI’s VITA site is… Read more »

LCC Weekly Roundup, January 13-19

ANNOUNCEMENTS Nominate your home for the 30th Minneapolis & Saint Paul Home Tour The Minneapolis & Saint Paul Home Tour, slated for April 29-30, is accepting applications with a first deadline of January 20. On the tour, homeowners open their doors to share ideas based on their remodeling experience. Visitors are particularly interested in seeing… Read more »

LCC Weekly Roundup, January 6-12

ANNOUNCEMENTS 2017 New Year’s Resolution: Strive for Zero Waste The average person generates 4.4 pounds of waste each day.  Make it your 2017 New Year’s resolution to reduce the amount of waste you generate (USEPA) and pledge to reduce, reuse, repair, recycle and compost as many materials as you can before throwing them away. For… Read more »

LCC Weekly Roundup, December 30 to January 5

ANNOUNCEMENTS LCC Sets Holiday Office Hours Due to the holidays, the Longfellow Community Council’s office will be closed Friday, December 30th through Monday, January 2nd. The office will reopen on Tuesday, January 3rd. LCC is located at 2727 26th Ave S, and its business hours are 9am to 5pm. For details, go to www.longfellow.org. Join… Read more »