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Park building rehab begins this fall

A sweeping overhaul of Bossen Field Park began in 2016. Last fall, the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB) and Bossen Field Park users celebrated a number a new and upgraded park amenities:  Six new softball fields realigned in a safer layout New playground New full-size basketball court New pathways and parking Two new open […]

Planned Building Improvements

Design for building improvements to the existing park building are underway. These improvements would be a continuation of approved Master Plan improvements within the park. The improvements would include replacing the existing building lighting, upgrading both restrooms, providing a new accessible bathroom, replacing the water service line and, exterior building enhancements. These building improvements would be funded […]

Celebrate all the new Bossen Field Park Improvements at Grand Opening August 7

Join friends, families and neighbors to commemorate new playground, paths, parking, basketball court & play fields Please join the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board and South Minneapolis community to celebrate numerous upgrades recently completed at Bossen Field Park in a family-friendly community event at the park scheduled Monday, Aug. 7, 2017 at 6 pm.  Grand […]

Bossen Field Park summer construction update

Wading pool, playgrounds, basketball court and open play field all open; southern softball fields open by end of July The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board is excited to announce that the extensive renovation of Bossen Field Park is nearing completion. This project has impacted almost the entire park at some point over the last year and […]

Bossen Field Park spring construction update Construction Updates

An extensive renovation of Bossen Field Park began last summer, carried through early winter and recently restarted this spring. This project has impacted almost the entire park at some point over the last year and the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board appreciates park users’ patience while spaces are reshaped to fit the wide-ranging needs of the […]

Bossen Field Park year-end construction update

An exciting overhaul of Bossen Field Park began in late July and carried through early December, when work mostly wrapped up for the year due to the cold. Minneapolis saw more than 22 inches of rainfall during this time period, which impacted construction, but contractors were still able to get a lot done. This project […]

Bossen Field Park construction update

South Softball FieldsIrrigation, fencing and infield/warning track surfacing are in place and new sod will be laid this weekend or next week. Benches and walkways will be installed in the spring. South Parking LotCurbing is done, lighting is expected later this fall and it will be paved in the spring. East Open FieldIrrigation is done, […]

CAC Recommended Concept Master Plan for Bossen Field

Full Board Vote June 3, 2015 The Full Board will vote on the CAC recommended Concept Master Plan For Bossen Field Park on June 3, 2015 during their regular meeting. Please see the public hearing presentation for information on the CAC process and the final plan and phasing recommendations.

CAC Recommended Concept Plan Available, Public Hearing Set for May 20

On April 21, the Bossen Field Master Plan Community Advisory Committee (CAC) recommended a concept plan for Bossen Field Park. The concept, named FLOW [PDF] offers six adult softball fields, retains and updates the baseball field, existing building and parking, adds new flexible play fields for community use and will offer new playgrounds, gardens and picnic areas […]

CAC Meeting #3 Summary

Bossen Field Master Plan CAC Meeting #3 MaterialsThis meeting was held on April 21, 2015. Agenda [PDF] Presentation: English [PDF], Español [PDF] Handouts [PDF] (demographics, policy and add comments, resolution process) 3 Concept Comments [PDF] Mindmixer Comments [PDF] Concept C-1 FLOW [PDF] Meeting Response Form [PDF] (used during the meeting) Comment Form for FLOW Concept [PDF]