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Join us May 18 for the next Minneapolis Parks Urban Agriculture Team Meeting

The next Urban Agriculture Team Meeting is scheduled Thursday, May 18, 2017, 4-5:30 pm at Powderhorn Recreation Center, 3400 15th Ave S. During the last meeting, we took a look at a geographic analysis that examines Minneapolis Parks’ proximity to Minneapolis Public Schools and farmer’s markets. Then the group discussed how to approach healthy foods recommendations and programming given […]

Join us at the next Minneapolis Parks Urban Agriculture Team Meeting on April 20

The next Urban Agriculture Team Meeting is scheduled Thursday, April 20, 2017, 4-5:30 pm at Sibley Recreation Center, 1900 E 40th St. During the last meeting, the team reviewed progress toward implementing goals and strategies from the Urban Agriculture Activity Plan [PDF]. On Thursday, a geographic analysis will be shared that examines Minneapolis parks’ proximity to Minneapolis […]

Implementation team update

The implementation team of staff and community members is working to achieve the goals and strategies of the urban agriculture activity plan. Members of the implementation team are: Jamie Neldner, Sherri Brooks, Huy Ngyuen, Lisa Beck, Cliff Swenson, Ginger Cannon, Aaron Flanders, Annie Olson, Sarah Rueben, Susan Phillips, Betsy Sohn, Wanida Lewis, Amy Elias, Russ […]

Project Phase Update

On Wednesday, August 6, 2014 the Minneapolis Park and Recreation (MPRB) Board of Commissioners adopted the Urban Agriculture Activity Plan at its regular meeting. As the plan moves into an implementation phase, residents and park visitors can look forward to increased visibility and support for urban agriculture and over time, experience the benefits these activities […]

Public Comment for Activity Plan

Urban Agriculture Activity Plan Public Comment for Activity PlanPublic comment was open from November 6, 2013-December 31, 2013. Public comment for Activity Plan closes Summary of Comments [PDF] Survey Summary [PDF]

2012 Public Meetings

Urban Agriculture Activity Plan Public Meetings 2012These meetings were held in November and December, 2012. Meeting Agenda [PDF] Meeting Presentation [PDF] Meeting Response Summary [PDF] Activity Board Response Summary [PDF] Presentation Board of Strategies Comments [PDF]