Steve Brandt

Reporter | Minneapolis
Phone: 612-673-4438
Steve Brandt covers anything in Minneapolis that interests him.

Recent content from Steve Brandt

Minneapolis public housing row houses slated for big changes

Residents feel left in the dark as Minneapolis agency moves toward razing and rebuilding city’s oldest public row houses.

Updated: May 01, 2015, - 08:52 PM

Minneapolis waterworks shop a blast from the past

Blacksmith plies his trade in cramped quarters as city leaders try to find new space in south Minneapolis.

Updated: April 25, 2015, - 08:39 AM

Minneapolis gets $500,000 grant for Sheridan neighborhood park

A $500,000 federal grant will combine with equal amount from Minneapolis Park Board to help give neighborhood its first park.

Updated: April 21, 2015, - 09:30 PM

Mpls. parks officials reject ending 10 mph bike trail speed limit

Opponents said they found eliminating a numerical limit in favor of an existing rule requiring bikers to use “reasonable and prudent” speed was too vague.

Updated: April 16, 2015, - 12:26 PM

Lindström wants Swedish double-dot umlaut back on MnDOT signs

They are polite, in a Scandinavian sort of way, but folks in Lindström would really like their missing umlauts back.

Updated: April 16, 2015, - 10:13 AM

A double dot victory: Dayton restores umlauts to Lindström

Gov. Mark Dayton issues executive order requiring MnDOT to allow cities to use umlauts.

Updated: April 15, 2015, - 11:12 PM

Minneapolis parks consider repeal of bike path speed limit

The 10 mph speed limit for bike paths in Minneapolis parks may soon be gone under a proposal that park commissioners will consider Wednesday.

Updated: April 15, 2015, - 09:33 AM

Mpls scrap dealer complains state singling it out

Northern Metal says it is not to blame after fifth dust incident.

Updated: April 10, 2015, - 08:19 PM

Linden Hills height appeal denied

Sebastian Joe’s owners planning an office-retail building near Lake Harriet.

Updated: April 09, 2015, - 08:39 PM

Minneapolis parks to spend big on Phillips pool

Officials chose the most expensive plan, at $5.42M, to revamp Phillips facility.

Updated: April 03, 2015, - 09:17 PM

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