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Wirth Adventure and Welcome Center Project Set to Move Ahead

The Minnesota Office of Management and Budget has completed its review of Wirth Adventure and Welcome Center Project funding and is satisfied that the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB) can move forward with the agreements with the Loppet Foundation the MPRB Board of Commissioners approved at its Sept. 7, 2016 meeting. The three agreements […]

View Design Concepts – March 2015

A pair of open houses were hosted in late January and early February as part of the design process. Early concepts were presented and the general public was invited to offer suggestions on the plans. See the open house drawings below. Site Design Concept A Site Design Concept B Building Concept A Building Concept B […]

Public Hearing #1

Wirth Adventure and Welcome Center Public Hearing #1This hearing was held on August 5, 2015. A public hearing was held at 6:30, at MPRB Headquarters, 2117 West River Road, Minneapolis.  The public had the opportunity to comment on plans for the building, site, and revision of the back-9 of the golf course.  After the hearing, […]

Open House #3

Wirth Adventure and Welcome Center Open House #3This meeting was held on July 14, 2015. An open house was held from 6:00-8:00 PM at the Wirth Chalet. At the open house, MPRB staff and consultants were available to explain and answer questions about the design of a new building, site improvements, and revision of the […]

Open Houses #1 and #2

Wirth Adventure and Welcome Center Open Houses #1 and #2These meetings were held in late January and early February, 2015. Two initial open houses were held. The concepts below were presented. These have been further refined.  See the July 14 open house graphics. Site Design Concept B [PDF] Building Concept A [PDF] Building Concept B [PDF] Back-9 Concept A [PDF] […]

PAC Meeting #4

Wirth Adventure and Welcome Center PAC Meeting #4This meeting was held on June 25, 2015. Meeting Notes [PDF] Meeting Presentation [PDF]

PAC Meeting #2

Wirth Adventure and Welcome Center PAC Meeting #2This meeting was held on March 17, 2015. Meeting Notes [PDF] Meeting Presentation [PDF]