Monthly Archives: April 2013

Lynnhurst Earth Day Cleanup Rescheduled – Mark your calendars

EarthDayThe Lynnhurst Neighborhood Minnehaha Creek & Creek Spur cleanup has been rescheduled. Hope you can join us.

When: Saturday May 4, 2013                               9:30 am – Noon

Where: Register at Lynnhurst Park  Building 1345 W. Minnehaha Parkway

Gloves & bags will be provided or even better bring your own. After the clean-up join us for pizza, prizes & displays beginning at 11:15

Earth Day Activities Update

EarthDayThe Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB) and the City of Minneapolis Earth Day Clean-Up Event scheduled for Saturday, April 20, 2013 has been postponed due to substantial snowfall.  According to the Park Board individual cleanups will take place throughout the coming weeks.  Information regarding the makeup cleanup events can be found on the MPRB website

The Recycle Run  scheduled for Sunday, April 21, 2013 at 8:45 am at Lake Harriet will take place rain, shine, or snow.

Reminder: Lake Harriet Water Quality Study and Improvement Management Plan Open House

English: Lake Harriet and Minneapolis

The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB) is hosting a public meeting to review the results of the Lake Harriet Water Quality Diagnostic Study. The meeting will be held:

Tuesday, April 16, 2013 , 7-8:30 p.m

Lynnhurst Recreation Center
1345 Minnehaha Pkwy. W.
Minneapolis, MN 55419
Phone: 612-370-4914

In addition to sharing the water quality report findings, the meeting will cover:

  • Review and discussion of water quality goals
  • Approach for evaluating improvement options
  • Recommendations for watershed and in-lake management practices

(submitted: S. Nussbaum)
(Photo credit: Wikipedia)