Archive for January 2018

You Can Redesign Our Parks

The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB) has spent the last year meeting with North Minneapolis neighbors learning how our parks are used and what improvements are most desired at each neighborhood park. The information gathered from these conversations was provided to local and national designers who have now developed initial design concepts for every…

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A Snapshot on Safety & Crime

Tim Hammett, the Minneapolis Police Department crime prevention specialist for the Victory Neighborhood, was a featured guest at ViNA’s January community meeting. He presented crime data  specific to the neighborhood. Some notable information he relayed included: There were 172 Part One crimes committed in Victory in 2017. Crime in Victory was down by 9% between…

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