Minneapolis Planning Commission

  • Blogs

    October 16, 2012

    Birchwood Cafe comes one step closer to expansion

    Yesterday the folks at Minneapolis's Seward neighborhood restaurant the Birchwood Cafe gained some positive momentum in their hopes for future expansion. According to a statement on their Facebook page, the Minneapolis Planning Commission voted unanimously 6-0 to recommend approving the ca ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 25, 2009

    Uptown Bar moves closer to demolition

    The bar's last chance for salvation seems to rest on the city's Heritage Preservation Committee.

  • Blogs

    August 21, 2009

    Uptown Bar faces possible demolition

    We will have to wait until Monday to learn of the Uptown Bar's fate.

  • Blogs

    May 31, 2006

    Lourey to name Tim Baylor as Lieutenant Governor choice

    State Senator and candidate for Governor Becky Lourey has scheduled a press conference for 10 o'clock this morning to announce that she has c ... More >>

  • News

    May 24, 2006

    Invasion of the Booty Snatchers

    Strip clubs win a fight in courts, lose one at lege

  • News

    November 23, 2005

    A Little Help from Their Friends

    Pro-development faction on park board got big 11th-hour financial help

  • Books

    October 24, 2001

    River Dance

    Condo plans tangle with hopes for green space along the Mississippi

  • Books

    August 22, 2001

    Tainted Love

    Plans to open a West Bank homeless shelter hit another snag

  • News

    March 1, 2000

    The Belle of the Block

    Tame the wilds of Park Avenue? There's the right way, the wrong way, and the Donna Ellringer way

  • News

    November 17, 1999

    Pawn Broke

    Neighbors say Pawn America will bring nothing but trouble. Strapped customers say it's their last resort. The City of Minneapolis just says no.

  • Books

    November 17, 1999

    As the Door Revolves

    Julie Idelkope says she can tell the difference between city hall and her Northwest Airlines office. Critics are not so sure.

  • News

    October 13, 1999

    The Once and Future River

    Promenades and parks, cappuccino and condos: Tomorrow's upper Mississippi looks dandy. But first, can't city hall get rid of those grimy scrapyards? Why, yes.

  • News

    January 22, 1997