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CAC Meeting #3 Materials

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Creating a vision for the Hiawatha Golf Course Property

Thank you to everyone who attended Hiawatha Golf Course Property Master Plan Community Advisory Committee (CAC) meeting #3 on Oct. 10! During the meeting, CAC members were asked to share three descriptive words about their connection or needs for the property as part of a visioning exercise. Then CAC members picked one word that was not their […]

Next CAC Meeting scheduled October 10

The third Community Advisory Committee meeting for the Hiawatha Golf Course Property Master Plan is scheduled Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018, 6-8 pm at Pearl Recreation Center, 414 E. Diamond Lake Road. At the meeting, the CAC and Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board staff will begin establishing a vision for the golf course property. A vision is a unique, high-level, […]

Board passes resolution that directs CAC to consider only reduced pumping scenario and at minimum, nine-hole golf configuration

At the July 25, 2018 Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB) of Commisioners meeting, commissioners approved a modified Resolution 2018-230 after the Hiawatha Golf Course Property Master Plan Community Advisory Committee (CAC) requested clarification on the parameters of the new master plan for the property. After a lengthy public testimony period and board debate, commissioners voted […]

Compilation of Videos of Resolution 2017-243 at Board Meetings

Resolution 2017-243 was before the Board of Commissioners three times. Here are the videos of those conversations and the actions taken by the Board: July 19, 2017 (https://youtu.be/PWdD84GXJqw) August 9, 2017 (https://youtu.be/63pVmwGYln8) October 4, 2017 (https://youtu.be/su3CjCaUo0M) Back to Project Page

Board discussion postponed

At the second Hiawatha Golf Course Property Master Plan Community Advisory Committee (CAC) meeting, the CAC passed a motion that reads: “The Hiawatha Golf Course Community Advisory Committee is requesting the Board of Commissioners to respectfully clarify the existing Resolution 2017-243 to include the exploration of all uses related to a reduced pumping scenario and for all […]

CAC Meeting #2 Materials and Next Steps

The second Hiawatha Golf Course Property Master Plan Community Advisory Committee (CAC) meeting was held on April 30, 2018. At the meeting, the CAC discussed the master planning project and groundwater issues within and outside the property.  After a presentation by Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB) staff, public comments and CAC discussion, a motion was made […]

MPRB Hosted CAC Meeting #2 for Hiawatha Golf Course Property Master Plan

The meeting was held at MPRB Headquarters. Approximately 50 members of the public attended the meeting.  The meeting’s goal was to work through the concerns of the public and the CAC, and discuss the options on which the master planning process will be based. The CAC passed a motion 9 to 6 at the end […]

Next Hiawatha Golf Course Property CAC meeting scheduled April 30

New FAQ posted online based on questions and feedback from first CAC meeting The next Community Advisory Committee (CAC) meeting for the Hiawatha Golf Course Property Master Plan is scheduled Monday, April 30, 2018, 6:30-8 pm at Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board headquarters, 2117 West River Road North.  At the meeting, the CAC will review groundwater […]

MPRB hosted CAC Meeting #1 for Hiawatha Golf Course Property Master Plan

On March 28, 2018, the MPRB held the first of several Community Advisory Committee (CAC) meetings regarding the start of the Hiawatha Golf Course Property Master Plan.  The meeting was held at Nokomis Community Center on East Minnehaha Parkway near the golf course.  Approximately 130 members of the public attended the meeting.  The meeting’s goal […]