Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board issues Solicitation of Interest for two NE Minneapolis riverfront properties

On Jan. 3, 2020, the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board began accepting Letters of Interest for two properties in Northeast Minneapolis: 1720 Marshall St. NE and Scherer Addition Lot 2. All relevant information is in the document linked below:

Solicitation of Interest: 1720 Marshall Street NE, Scherer Addition Lot 2 [PDF]

This Solicitation of Interest is intended to gain responses in the form of a Letter of Interest from qualified individuals or entities for:

  • Development of buildings, facilities and other amenities for one of the two subject properties and intended to provide space for programs, activities, or services (including administrative functions) serving Minneapolis residents and park users; or
  • Participation with the MPRB to achieve the development of buildings, facilities, and other amenities on one of the two subject properties to provide a revenue in support of park operations; or
  • Collaboration with the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board to achieve programs, activities, or services with the focus for such programs, activities, or services being one of the two subject properties.


Release of Solicitation of Interest: Friday, January 3, 2020
Questions or requests for clarifications due: Tuesday, January 14, 2020
Responses to questions or requests for clarifications posted: Friday, January 17, 2020
Proposals due: 3:00 pm on Friday, January 24, 2020
Interviews, if required (tentative): Tuesday, February 4, 2020

Any communications related to this solicitation shall be directed VIA EMAIL ONLY to:

Cindy Anderson, Planning Division Administrator

For media requests, please contact Dawn Sommers at dsommers@minneapolisparks.org or 612-230-6407.

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