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Consultant Sam Newberg offers insights on how it feels to walk around newer developments in Minneapolis.
New restrictions on buyers with unpaid taxes and rental license problems. A special auction is being considered for people who live in the homes.
The plastic bag race has begun.The race to ban them, that is. The news Tuesday that St. Louis Park is considering a ban on plastic…
In a federal complaint, Mahmood Kahn said he is being unfairly targeted and that city officials are discriminating against his predominantly low-income, minority tenants.
Mahmood Khan said he’s appealing the attempt to revoke his licenses.
Time is running out to secure help from Legislature in this session.
U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan came to Minneapolis to announce the “Promise Zone” designation, one of eight awarded nationally Tuesday.
Uncertainty looms over one of the last historic stretches of W. Broadway in Minneapolis as businesses and tenants recover from the blaze that gutted a row of apartments and several storefronts on April 15.
All wards included in plan that would cover 15 percent of city.
From skyways to her “beloved” Nicollet Mall, Barbara Flanagan still has strong opinions about the Twin Cities landscape.
Police chief Harteau says officers will focus on preventing retaliation.
Revenue from meters in Minneapolis has nearly doubled since 2009 under a new payment system.
A year-round Farmers Market, garbage-fueled heat, reconnected streets and the elimination of a freeway viaduct are among the lofty ideas in play.
Team owners seeking construction material, property tax break, but no direct subsidy.
Team owners will meet with legislators next week and outline their plans
Vendors worry two-year project will disrupt customer ties built over decades
Growers are concerned the move could cause them to lose a substantial amount of business after building a reliable customer base on Nicollet.
Leasing of parking lot near Vikings stadium would expand access to park, event tents.
Officials are conducting a pilot project examining whether disguising vacant homes reduces vandalism and improves nearby property values.
Leasing of parking lot near Vikings stadium would expand access to park, event tents.
Preservationists debate whether buildings from the 1950s and '60s merit the same distinction as structures that are much older.
Two tourism employees were allowed to observe Final Four and collect information.
The owner of industrial land proposed for a Major League Soccer stadium says he is convinced that Minnesota United team owner Dr. Bill McGuire plans to seek public money to help build it.
Major League Soccer says its decision to move into Minnesota isn’t final until a plan for a dedicated soccer stadium is secure. Although a likely site beside the Minneapolis Farmers Market has emerged, financing details are unclear.
The arena’s renovation costs are expected to be up $24 million over projections.
A City Council committee will look at new expenditures linked to increased construction costs.
But some say the City Hall bureaucracy and extra financial hurdles make the process too difficult for all but the most dedicated rehabbers.
Unlike larger regional projects, the Penn Avenue route is not funded by transit sales tax.
Creators of the Minneapolis logo never expected it to be used so widely for so long.
Met Council, shown above, acted too fast on getting cities’ consent, judge rules, calling a Monday hearing.
Mpls.-funded groups’ leadership is low in minorities and renters.
Owner hopes basement aquaponic farm is just the beginning.
A jungle of sorts has sprung up in a basement off Lake Street in Minneapolis, where tilapia now swim amid Minnesota’s first aquaponics system based in a restaurant. And the Gandhi Mahal restaurant owner hopes his basement aquaponic farm is just the beginning.
Neighborhood wants crossing over 35W widened, illuminated.
Minneapolis officials are calling for major changes to Olson Hwy. that would coincide with construction of the region’s fourth light-rail line, saying the existing seven-lane road through the North Side is “hostile” to people on foot.
Crime, parking and traffic were among residents’ concerns about the Blue Line extension, scheduled to open in 2021.
Park and Portland avenues are likely to remain open after the 4.2-acre, $15 million Commons is constructed in downtown Minneapolis. But neighbors worry the green space could become unpleasantly divided into several segments.
Reshuffling jettisons two existing members of the board
Critics fight Pillsbury mansion becoming yet another treatment facility in their part of the city
A new metric helps the city focus on those properties with numerous or recurring issues.
Minneapolis proposal aims to shift burden to properties that consume the most staff time.
The city is ending 12-year contract with Unisys.
Wednesday's meeting kicked off a debate that will ultimately determine whether they are a worthwhile investment for the region.
If all goes smoothly for the project — which so far it has not — the line now would open at the tail end of 2019.
First phase of the ambitious development project could be completed late next year.
The city of Minneapolis is cutting ties with the company behind its largest contract, IT provider Unisys, ending a relationship ultimately worth about $147 million to the Pennsylvania-based firm.
Increase noted over nine years, Downtown Council says.
Hoping to promote more affordable living options in the urban core, Minneapolis leaders may soon make way for a new kind of housing that’s missing…
Minneapolis officials are seeking development ideas for a somewhat unique property in north Minneapolis: A 74-year-old former fire station.The fire department stopped using the station…
The governor says the board has been using tax dollars to ‘obstruct progress’
Program will be fully in place throughout city by 2016.
Proposal to be included in governor’s budget plan released Monday.
Snow removal and preparation present different challenges to St. Paul (no alley plowing) and Minneapolis (more streets).
Documents reveal that city parking officials felt first-year profit projections for the ramps were overly optimistic. They also show the Vikings are entitled to free usage of 1,400 spaces on game days, for any future professional soccer games and up to 10 other events.
West Broadway units could be among the first on North Side that aren’t subsidized.
Minneapolis asks Semper to pursue a multifaceted project.
For the first time, the Minneapolis City Council meets its annual goal.
Nicollet Mall renovation budget includes $500,000 for public art.
E-mails reveal southwest Minneapolis residents’ venting
The investigation into what caused the Cedar-Riverside blaze, which killed three people, continues a year later.
The price tag might top $130 million for the Third Avenue, 10th Avenue and Franklin Avenue bridges.
While spending package has no direct impact on Southwest, 2016 could be a different story.
A top city leader says the demise of Praxis Marketplace at Penn and Plymouth Avenues is emblematic of the failure of broader efforts to revitalize the North Side.
The city's plan hit a legal snag after a lot owner successfully challenged the city’s authority to enforce 1999 requirements on his older lots.
INTERACTIVE GRAPHIC: The Star Tribune requested and analyzed three years of calls to the city’s non-emergency 311 line, broken down by category and address.
Cuts to energy and racial equity programs were restored after a lengthy and sometimes emotional debate as activists packed the chambers.
An unanticipated gush of water in the middle of the night washed out business Monday at the Holidazzle Village’s market in downtown Minneapolis, officials said.A…
Minneapolis Council cut $180K from grant program, rebuffed neighborhood fund changes.
The historic status of the buildings attached to Nye’s Polonaise Room is a new and significant wrinkle in the owners’ plans to close the landmark night spot and replace it with a massive apartment building.
The devices will be treated like tobacco in stores, restaurants and workplaces.
In a first test of the city’s relationship with communities, various leaders ask to have say in how excess money is used.
Mayor says #pointergate has revealed a rift over whether police misconduct is a problem.
Mayor, some council members spar over entrenched issues and “Promise Zone” application.
New Mpls. measure would allow rental properties in attics, back yards or over garages.
Tensions between police union and Mayor Hodges may trace back to her council actions.
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