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October 2014


Weekly Events Round Up October 31-November 6

General Information Eat Lake Street runs October 1-December 1, 2014. Dine at participating restaurants and spend at least $50 to receive a free t-shirt. Spend at least $100 to be entered to win a prize pack worth $250. For full details, rules and participating locations visit here.The Longfellow Community Council’s Annual Chili Cook Off Fundraiser is Saturday November 15 at… Read more »


November Message from the President

November means that gratitude and giving are on our minds. I am personally very thankful to live in such a generous community where people give so freely of their time and talents, as well as financially, to many worthy causes. I’d like to highlight two particular opportunities for people in the community to give support… Read more »


Welcome New Board Member Cathy Coon!

At the October 16th, the LCC Board of Directors elected Cathy Coon as the new representative of the Hiawatha neighborhood.  Cathy has replaced Mike Linzbach who is moving from the Hiawatha neighborhood for a new job in Atlanta at the end of October. Cathy has lived in the neighborhood for about 12 years.  She has… Read more »


Minneapolis Garden Awards

For Immediate Release & Posting from Metro Blooms Contact: Barbara Speltz, 612-801-9321 Some of the most beautiful, creative and sustainable gardens in the Twin Cities will be honored at the Minneapolis Garden Awards from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Thursday, November 6 at Columbia Manor in Minneapolis. The annual event recognizes outstanding work in… Read more »



 Paul May, on behalf of Minneapolis Public Schools, has filed the following applications for the property located at 3524 42nd Ave S to allow a 39,000 square foot addition to an existing building. Conditional use permit to allow an addition to an existing school for students in grades 6 through 8 in the R1A Single-Family… Read more »


Proposed 2015 Minneapolis Park Board Budget

This was sent to the Longfellow Community Council by the Minneapolis Parks and Recreation Board on October 22nd, 2014 and is a courtesy post.  POSTED: Wednesday, October 22, 2014 Proposed 2015 Minneapolis Park Board Budget Continues Focus on Fiscal Responsibility, Service Delivery and Maintaining Park System Public comment opportunities scheduled Nov. 5 and 19, Dec…. Read more »