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Upper Harbor Terminal Phase 1 Tour and Open House

The tour from 5:00 – 6:00 pm will give participants a chance to visit the Phase 1 portions of the site. Tour spots are limited, so please contact Siciid Ali at Sali@minneapolisparks.org or 612-230-6576 to reserve your spot.


Upper Harbor Terminal Phase 1 Public Meeting

The community is invited to learn more about the Upper Harbor Terminal site, see a concept for its redevelopment and join in a discussion of what “equity” could mean relative to this site.


Mississippi Minute Film Festival

Join us to screen our entrants for the third annual Mississippi Minute Film Festival and discuss the ways the Mississippi River is the engine for change in our city. Jacob Frey is our keynote speaker.


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Aerial-#6-05-10-2013-looking-north-to-27th-Ave-RR-Bridge,-Franklin-and-I-94---Credit-MPRB Rules for Mississippi River development under review, moving toward final adoption -

Earlier this month, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources held a series of three formal public hearings on the proposed Mississippi River Corridor Critical Area rules. The Mississippi River Corridor Critical Area is the name of a state-designated area is designed to protect the unique features of the Mississippi River corridor in the Twin Cities. The Critical Area shares the same boundaries with the Mississippi National River and Recreation Area - the National Park that fronts our Mississippi River.

ST. PAUL, Minn. Ð The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, opens the Tainter gate at Upper St. Anthony Falls lock, in Minneapolis June 20 to reduce the flood risk upstream of the lock. Tracking water quality in the Mississippi Watershed, with MWMO’s Udai Singh -

The Minneapolis Riverfront Partnership is currently working with the Mississippi Watershed Management Organization (MWMO) on a project to study the ecological impacts of closing the Lock at St. Anthony Falls. But we thought we’d take the time to better understand how the MWMO tracks water quality in Minneapolis by talking with MWMO Water Resources Director Udai Singh.

Downtown view along Mississippi - Credit Tony Webster under CC BY 2.0 license via http!!!tinyurl.com!j4vpowu River Matters: Unlocking the flow of investment and jobs to the North Side - Join us on April 21st for the first in our series of "River Matters" series. Our first discussion will focus on Minneapolis' North Side, jobs, and the riverfront. Bob Lund, President of THOR Sustainability will be our featured speaker.
ParkCapitolLrg - public domain Addressing equity goals, Park Board’s state bonding request focuses on Upper River -

The 2016 session of the legislature started this week at the Capitol. And we're excited, because the riverfront, and more specifically the Upper River, are at the heart of the Park Board's 2016 bonding request.

Riverfront-Revitalization-Rewind-FBTW Answer: Once a SuperAmerica,
now Edgewater Park stormwater filtration

In December, we shared our first “Riverfront Revitalization Rewind” contest. And we got two correct guesses. Congratulations to riverfront-area resident Chris Flynn, who correctly identified the site of the SuperAmerica as being at Edgewater Park.