NRP Phase 2 Task Group

The Minneapolis Neighborhood Revitalization Program (NRP) makes the city’s residential areas better places to live, work, learn and play. NRP is an investment program based on truly empowering residents by bringing them into the priority-setting process of the city. It is based on the belief that the empowerment of residents and the mobilization of untapped […]

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Superior Plating Tour

Superior Plating Remediation

The former Superior Plating, Inc. facility plated metal products. Its operations caused contamination of underlying soils and groundwater and was designated a Superfund site. The site is located on 1st Ave NE between University Ave NE and 5th St NE. The site has been the focus of intense pollution remediation activity in 2014. The Minnesota […]

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US Bank – Mortenson Task Group – USMTG

US Bank has been reducing its “brick and mortar” practically everywhere in the country due to changes in the way bank services have evolved in the age of the internet. The US Bank building and site on East Hennepin is far larger than they need and has been on the sale block for many years. Since US Bank will continue to have an office in the neighborhood in a smaller facility, they want a quality development site and have turned down numerous offers in the past.

Recently, the Bank has entered into an agreement with the Mortenson Development, a major local developer/builder most famous currently as the builder of the Vikings Palace, to develop the site. Preliminary design is for a high-density mixed-use residential & retail project.

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St. Anthony Falls

Saint Anthony Falls Alliance (SAFA)

There are three new hydro project proposals (in addition to ongoing Crown Hydro request) for diverting water from flowing over St. Anthony Falls.

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Website comments

The new NIEBNA website will be a year old in March. Your help is needed to make it better. Please use this email form to send the Tech Committee comments and suggestions for improvement to the NIEBNA website for 2016. Name and email isn’t required but would be helpful if we need further clarification.

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