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Hiawatha Golf Course Property Master Plan Update: Draft Design will be shared April 9

The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB) will share a draft design that will guide the future of the Hiawatha Golf Course Property on Thursday, April 9, 2020. The draft design, called the Draft Preferred Design Alternative, will be published online on the Hiawatha Golf Course Property Master Plan project page. The plan will not […]

Hiawatha Golf Course Property Master Plan Update: Golf Course Layout

The upcoming master plan will feature nine holes of traditional golf, designed from an ecological perspective and made flood-resilient, including a golf learning center

Hiawatha Golf Course Property Master Plan Update: Groundwater Pumping

At its last meeting, the Hiawatha Golf Course Property Master Plan Community Advisory Committee (CAC) asked Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB) staff and consultants to explain why and when groundwater pumping at the golf course is bad and why the MPRB wants to reduce pumping. Below is an explanation of how efforts to keep the golf […]

Hiawatha Golf Course Property Master Plan Update: Community Advisory Committee ranks design priorities

Community Advisory Committee prioritized 26 elements for Draft Preferred Design Alternative, which will be released later this winter

CAC #6b Meeting Materials and Project Update

The CAC continued their discussion of the preferred design alternative and created an outline of elements they’d like included. The CAC members did not have enough time to prioritize the outline’s items; they’ll be completing an online survey to complete the prioritization. Agenda [PDF] Presentation [PDF] Meeting Notes [PDF] CAC Attendance [PDF] Written Comments [PDF]

Hiawatha Golf Course Property Master Plan Facts and Misconceptions: Groundwater Pumping and Dredging

Conditions related to groundwater are complex, so as work on the Hiawatha Golf Course Master Plan continues, it’s important to take a step back and review basic facts informing the work of the MPRB and the Hiawatha Golf Course Master Plan Community Advisory Committee

Hiawatha Golf Course Property Master Plan Facts and Misconceptions: Master Planning Process

A recap of how we got into the master planning process and where it currently stands

Hiawatha Golf Course Property Master Plan Facts and Misconceptions: Due Diligence on Data

New informational series aims to clear up facts surrounding Hiawatha Golf Course Property Master Plan

Next meeting scheduled July 22, 6-8 pm at Lake Nokomis Community Center

Community Advisory Committee will continue its workshop discussion from June 11 meeting and create a preferred design alternative outline

June 11, 2019 CAC meeting paused, workshop conversation to be continued at a date to be determined

The goal of the June 11 CAC meeting was to create an outline for a singular preferred design alternative.