MPRB Plans for Forecasted Extreme Cold Weather on Tuesday and Wednesday

With bone-chilling temperatures forecasted for Tuesday and Wednesday, the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB) has plans in place for closures beginning Tuesday evening and continuing through Wednesday.

At 6 pm Tuesday, January 29, all MPRB buildings will close and all public programs, lessons, classes, leagues (youth and adult) and public meetings will be cancelled. This includes all 47 MPRB recreation centers and warming houses.

On Wednesday, January 30, the MPRB Administrative Offices at 2117 West River Rd will be open but all MPRB public buildings, including recreation centers and warming houses, will remain closed and all public programs, lessons, classes, leagues (youth and adult) and public meetings at MPRB facilities will be cancelled.

The MPRB will assess weather predictions for Thursday and, if closures continue, make an announcement by 2 pm Wednesday.