Ward 8 Update Newsletters September 12, 2014

8th Ward News from Minneapolis Council Vice President Elizabeth Glidden
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September 12, 2014


Elizabeth Glidden
350 S. 5th St.
City Hall, Room 307
Minneapolis, MN 55415

Phone: 612-673-2208

Meet Elizabeth at Ward 8 Community Office Hours

Elizabeth meets with residents on Monday mornings during her community office hours at Sabathani Community Center. Join us!

Every Monday morning, 9-11:00 am Sabathani Community Center, 310 E 38th Street

Elizabeth’s table is on the first floor hall nearest to the parking lot, outside of Room 132

Call (612) 673-2208 for an appointment or just drop by!

Minneapolis, City of Lakes

Nicollet Open Streets

Nicollet Open Streets

When:  Sunday, Sep 14, noon-5pm
Where: on Nicollet Avenue between Lake Street & 46th Street 

On Sunday, September 14, you can enjoy Kingfield's main street by ped or pedal as the Kingfield & Lyndale Neighborhood Associations host the first annual Nicollet Open Streets event.

Volunteers are critical for this fun event.
Volunteers are needed for:

·         Set -Up
·         Street Monitors
·         Event Ambassadors
·         Runners
·         Photographers
·         Clean Crew

To sign up for a volunteer shift (shifts are one hour and forty-five minutes long starting at 11:30, ending at 5:30) contact aryca@lyndale.org / 612-824-9402 x.16 or visit here. Volunteers get an Open Streets t-shirt for your time!

public art
Sunday, Sep 14, noon-5pm, Explore Nicollet Ave! Check out Nicollet Open Streets this weekend. At 40th and Nicollet the City of Minneapolis Art in Public Places program will be debuting the first in a series of artworks to be installed along Nicollet Ave by Ben Janssens and Marjorie Pitz. Come find out more about the project, see the results of our on-the-street survey or learn how to make an origami bird (weather permitting).