South Service Area Parks [PDF]
The South Service Area Master Plan was approved by the Board of Commissioners on September 28, 2016. Printed documents can be viewed at MPRB Headquarters or by request of the project manager. Click below to view the final document online.
Current Phase: System Planning
A Master Plan for Cedar Avenue Field Park will be amended into the South Service Area Master Plan. Review the Cedar Avenue Field master plan [PDF] and comment on the preferred concept online. View a printed copy and fill out a paper survey at two locations: Little Earth Residents Association, 2495 18th Ave S or East Phillips Cultural and Community Center, 2315 17th Ave S
The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB) has created a preferred concept for Cedar Avenue Field. We are creating a master plan that will guide all long-term outdoor improvements at the park that is based on feedback gathered at several public open houses and community events.
MPRB is creating a master plan for Cedar Avenue Field Park, as called for in the Board-approved South Service Area Master Plan (SSAMP) document, The Cedar Field master plan will be amended into the SSAMP at the conclusion of this planning process. The public will have several opportunities to provide input, including pop-up open houses at Little Earth and at East Phillips Park, and a community design workshop in January.
Two years of community engagement at more than 100 events and public meetings shaped the cohesive long-term plan for 32 park properties south of Downtown and east of I-35W
September 21, 2016
May 5, 2016
March 28, 2016
March 8, 2016
February 22, 2016
January and February 2016 (projected)
November 30, 2015 – February 1, 2016
November 19, 2015
November 2, 2015
September 3, 2015
May 27, 2015
April 30, 2015
March 26, 2015
February 23, 2015
The South Service Area Master Plan project is complete. MPRB would like to thank all those who gave their time and expertise to the project over the course of its two years. Implementation will occur in many parks beginning in 2017.
A Master Plan for Cedar Avenue Field is underway. A preferred concept has been developed and is available for comment online.
The public can also view and comment on the plan in person at the Little Earth Residents Association (LERA) or the East Phillips Cultural and Community Center.
The public is welcome and encouraged to offer comments on the plan until May 16, 2017.
Community Engagement Matrix [PDF] Updated April 11, 2016
The Community Advisory Committee (CAC) has been formed and ten meetings have been held. The CAC is a group of residents who will collectively guide the project; see the CAC Roster [PDF] for the member list.
There are currently no meetings scheduled. Check back or enter your email address above to subscribe and get notified of new meetings.
A Service Area Master Plan is a document that: