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April 2015


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 »

March 2015


Chard Your Yard 2015 Sign Up Begins April 1st

This post is from Transition Longfellow. Read the original post here. A home garden improves our health and community resilience in so many ways. It reduces the carbon footprint of your food. It encourages healthy outdoor activity. And it provides families with food with the highest nutritional content. You can really taste that difference in… 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 »