Project Location

Minneapolis, MN

Project Manager

Jamie Neldner

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Language Resources

Correo Electró


Current Phase: Report Preparation

Final approval of Programming Priority Recommendations will be considered by full Board of Commissioners September 12

A public hearing on the CAC-recommended programming priorities for RecQuest Phase III was conducted at the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB) Recreation Committee on Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2018. Now they will be considered by the full Board of Commissioners at its meeting this Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018.  The four recommended programming priorities are:  Active […]

Programming priority recommendations for RecQuest Phase 3 will be considered by the Board of Commissioners on September 5

Thank you to all of the community members who worked on RecQuest planning efforts over the past several years! RecQuest Community Advisory Committee (CAC) meetings have concluded after a total of 15 meetings. CAC-recommended programming priorities for RecQuest Phase III will be considered by the Recreation Committee on Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2018. The four recommended programming […]

RecQuest Phase 2 coming to a close

The RecQuest CAC’s recommendations were presented to the MPRB Board of Commissioner’s Recreation Committee at the Board meeting on July 11. These recommendations will move to the Full Board on Wednesday, August 15, at MPRB Headquarters. Many thanks to the RecQuest CAC who have devoted many volunteer hours at a total of 15 meetings over the […]

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Project Milestones

October 2015-January 2016

  • Phase 1 report preparation

May-September 2015

  • Community engagement

April 2015

  • Conduct recreation center site visits

January 2015

  • Select a consulting team to lead the project

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Community Engagement

Community Engagement Plan [PDF]

Past Meetings

June 14, 2018 – CAC Meeting #15 Summary

February 22, 2018 – CAC Meeting #13 Summary

November 9, 2017 – CAC Meeting #12 Summary

October 28, 2017 – CAC Summit Recap

October 26, 2017 – CAC Meeting #11 Summary

September 28, 2017 – CAC Meeting #10 Summary

August 24, 2017 – CAC Meeting #9 Summary

July 20, 2017 – CAC Meeting #8 Summary

June 22, 2017 – CAC Meeting #7 Summary

May 18, 2017  – CAC Meeting #6 Summary

April 27, 2017 – CAC Meeting #5 Summary

March 30, 2017 – CAC Meeting #4 Summary

February 23, 2017 – CAC Meeting #3 Summary

May 17, 2016 – Racial Equity Subcommittee Kickoff Summary

March 31, 2016 – CAC Meeting #2 Summary

February 22, 2016 – CAC Meeting #1 Summary

January 26, 2016 – CAC Orientation Summary

Upcoming Meetings

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The City of Minneapolis’ demographics are changing rapidly, and it is more important than ever to ensure that we are meeting the needs of its diverse stakeholders. RecQuest will:

  • Engage our staff and the community in a collaborative process to inform how we can best serve current and projected park and recreation needs of communities through recreation center programs and facilities
  • Assess community recreation needs for recreation center programming and facilities
  • Provide a vision for the next generation of recreation center programs and facilities
  • Compile, create, analyze, and illustrate city-wide recreation center facility (size, amenities, etc.), use, and program data
  • Outline guiding principles for management and operations of recreation center facilities and programs
  • Articulate a 25-30 year investment strategy for recreation centers and programs