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by MinneapBliss
May 15th, 2020, 2:28 pm
Forum: Minneapolis - Downtown
Topic: North Loop Green - Hines - 350 N 5th St(?) - 35 stories / 393'
Replies: 107
Views: 21688

Re: North Loop Green - Hines - 350 N 5th St(?) - 35 stories / 393'

The Twins are officially "that" neighbor at the meeting who doesn't get that they don't actually own the subject property. I get that they're all about their bottom line and are worried about marketing rights, but it's like they don't realize that an increasingly vibrant area surrounding the ballpar...
by MinneapBliss
May 15th, 2020, 2:09 pm
Forum: Greater Minnesota
Topic: Duluth - General Topics
Replies: 29
Views: 13606

Re: Duluth - General Topics

As Duluth is a jumping off point for Lutsen -- and the SHT passes through Duluth -- I figured this was a fitting thread for this. It's not everyday we see a ski resort expansion plan in MN, and responses to it. Interested to see how this works out. https://segroup.maps.arcgis.com/apps/MapSeries/inde...
by MinneapBliss
April 27th, 2020, 8:12 am
Forum: Minneapolis - General Topics and Citywide Issues
Topic: Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board
Replies: 584
Views: 82653

Re: Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board

The current set-up does make me wonder if the road portions of the river parkways (to be overly specific ;) ) could remain as one-ways without too much public outcry. I imagine some homeowners and businesses along the routes would be opposed, but it would really allow for a greener and more relaxed ...
by MinneapBliss
April 20th, 2020, 11:11 am
Forum: Minneapolis - General Topics and Citywide Issues
Topic: Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board
Replies: 584
Views: 82653

Re: Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board

It would make more sense to me if they dedicated the pathways to pedestrian traffic and moved all bike traffic to the parkway lane. Even half the parkway is still wider than the bike path, and that way all pedestrians would be consolidated. That said, I'm thankful Minneapolis has taken this step at ...
by MinneapBliss
April 14th, 2020, 8:19 am
Forum: Minneapolis - General Topics and Citywide Issues
Topic: Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board
Replies: 584
Views: 82653

Re: Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board

Re: African-American golf community in Minneapolis, a couple articles on Hiawatha's historical importance: https://www.africanamericangolfersdigest.com/darwin-dean-hopes-to-save-hiawatha-a-historic-golf-course/ https://www.startribune.com/black-golfers-rally-to-note-historical-significance-of-hiawat...
by MinneapBliss
April 13th, 2020, 7:51 am
Forum: Minneapolis - General Topics and Citywide Issues
Topic: Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board
Replies: 584
Views: 82653

Re: Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board

I think there's a handful of reasons that favored keeping a golf course, albeit reduced in size, at Hiawatha: historical importance, especially with respect to the Twin Cities African-American golf community; political climate in the community at-large; proximity for a specific recreational type in ...
by MinneapBliss
April 9th, 2020, 6:08 pm
Forum: Minneapolis - General Topics and Citywide Issues
Topic: Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board
Replies: 584
Views: 82653

Re: Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board

Hiawatha Golf Course and Park is one step further along in the planning process:

https://www.minneapolisparks.org/projec ... le-online/

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