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Celebrate new playground and kick off Music in the Park series at Bryant Square Park June 6

Music, free food and refreshments, face painting and tattoo artistry for kids highlight festivities Please join the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB) and your Uptown neighbors at Bryant Square Park on Tuesday, June 6, for a community celebration commemorating the park’s new playground and kicking off the Music in the Park Summer Series. The […]

Seeking Construction Bids for Bryant Square Park Wading Pool Improvements

The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board is seeking bids for the construction of wading pools at Bryant Square Park and Logan Park.  Bids will be opened on February 15.  The existing pools will be opened at the beginning of the summer for park patron enjoyment and will close in mid-July for construction.  The new pools […]

Bryant Square Park Improvements construction update

Playground Improvements The water pump and dry stream bed will be installed next week. After that, playground surfacing – wood fiber in the age 5-12 play area and sand in the age 2-5 play area – will be delivered and placed. Once the surfacing is in place, the fence will be removed and the playground will […]

Celebrate new mosaic at grand unveiling Sept. 25

The CARAG neighborhood association, Volunteers of America Southwest Senior Center and Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board have worked with the community over the last year to create beautiful mosaic murals that will soon be attached to exterior of the Bryant Square Recreation Center.  Community members are invited to celebrate the project and witness the unveiling […]

Bryant Square Park Improvements – Construction Update

Wading Pool Improvements $500,000 The bids received for the replacement of the pool came in considerably over the available budget. The MPRB hoped to construct the new pool in the fall of 2016. Because of new codes, the existing pool mechanical, located on the west side of the Recreation Center, could not be reused for […]

February 9, 2016 Update

The planning process for Bryant Square Park Improvements is beginning soon. In 2016-17 over $1 million in improvements will be made to the recreation center, the wading pool, and playground at Bryant Square Park. The recreation center needs a new roof, flooring and furnaces.  The pool, built in 1970, will be entirely replaced in the […]

Public Meeting #3 Summary

Bryant Square Park Improvements Public MeetingThis meeting was held on April 9, 2016. Public Meeting #3 Summary [PDF] Wading Pool Replacement Concept Presentation [PDF] Playground Concepts [JPG]

Public Hearing Summary

Bryant Square Park Improvements Public HearingThis meeting was held on May 18, 2016. Playground rendering with equipment for ages 2-5 in the foreground [JPG] Plan and images of equipment for ages 2-5 [PDF] Playground rendering with equipment for ages 5-12 in the foreground [JPG] Plan and images of equipment for ages 5-12 (west end of […]

Public Meeting #2 Summary

Bryant Square Park Improvements Public Meeting #2This meeting was held on March 12, 2016. Agenda [PDF] Meeting summary [PDF] Concept plan for pool [JPG] Community recommendation [PDF] Plan and elevation for pool mechanical building Concept 1 [JPG] Concept 2 [JPG] Wading Pool Cost Estimate [PDF] Three playground concepts Concept 1 [JPG] Concept 2 [JPG] Concept 3 [JPG]

Public Meeting #1 Summary

Bryant Square Park Improvements Public Meeting #1This meeting was held on February 23, 2016. Project background and scope [PDF] Summary of Pool Comments [PDF] Summary of Playground Comments [PDF] Summary of Desired Overall Park Improvements [PDF] Scans of voting boards [PDF]