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MPRB considers resolution to approve hiring Barr Engineering for Hiawatha Golf Course hydrologic condition assessment

During its October 7 Board Meeting, the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB) will consider and take action on a resolution related to hydrologic activities at Hiawatha Golf Course and the MPRB’s fundamental role and responsibility to protect and preserve parkland within the Minneapolis park system. Resolution 2015-322 requests approval of a professional services agreement […]

Hiawatha Golf Course Update

Since the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board’s discovery on September 11, 2015 that more groundwater is being pumped from the Hiawatha Golf Course than is allowed by its Minnesota Department of Resources-issued permit, the MPRB has taken several steps to determine a solution. Those actions included immediately contacting the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Hydrologist to request […]

New ground water data

A public information meeting was held on Tuesday, September 15, 2015 regarding plans for the Hiawatha Golf Course. At this meeting, Commissioner Steffanie Musich and Assistant Superintendent of Planning, Michael Schroeder, informed the audience that on Friday, September 11, 2015 staff of the MPRB and the City of Minneapolis Department of Public Works reviewed new, […]

Community Meeting #3 Summary

Hiawatha Golf Course Improvements Meeting #3 Materials This meeting was held on September 15, 2015. Agenda [PDF] Presentation [PDF] Public Comment Survey [PDF] – Fill out online survey All Completed Surveys Handed in at Meeting [PDF]

9/15/15 Hiawatha Golf Course Improvement Meeting

On Friday, September 11, 2015, staff of the Minneapolis Park & Recreation Board (MPRB) and the City of Minneapolis Department of Public Works reviewed new, preliminary information regarding groundwater at Hiawatha Golf Course. This initial data, collected as part of a report expected to be presented to the Park Board and City in November, suggests […]

Hiawatha Golf Course Restoration Public Meeting #3

We invite you to attend a public meeting for Hiawatha Golf Course on September 15, 2015 at Lake Nokomis Community Center. This is a great chance to provide valuable feedback to discuss concept plans for Hiawatha golf course and clubhouse, Minnehaha Creek, and the adjacent parkland.

Hiawatha and Meadowbrook Golf Course Updates

Since the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board’s February 2, 2015 public meeting, MPRB leadership and staff have been working on the Hiawatha and Meadowbrook golf course restoration / improvements. For example: The driving range and short game practice area at Hiawatha Golf Course opened on March 13. The front nine will likely open in May. […]

Community Meeting #2 Summary

Hiawatha Golf Course Improvements Meeting #2 MaterialsThis meeting was held on February 2, 2015. Agenda [PDF] Presentation [PDF] Worksheet Notes [PDF] All Completed Worksheets [PDF]

Public Engagement Process

Individuals interested in participating in the public engagement process for Meadowbrook and Hiawatha Golf Courses are invited to attend two meetings on Monday, Feb. 2 at the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board Administrative Building, 2117 West River Road North, Minneapolis, MN 55411. Discussion of Hiawatha begins at 6 pm and goes to 7:30 pm, discussion […]

Community Meeting #1 Summary

Hiawatha Golf Course Improvements Community Meeting #1 MaterialsThis meeting was held on January 13, 2015. Meeting Presentation [PDF]