A non-partisan political organization that encourages informed and active participation in all levels of government, especially at the local Minneapolis level.

Urban Food Deserts and Affordable Healthy Foods

The Twin Cities Mobile Market: What, Where and How  Cities Mobile Market brings affordable healthy foods directly to urban residents at below-market rates. Our speaker, Leah Porter, developed this program to address healthy eating, food preparation and transportation issues.  Find out how it works and what the next steps might be. *If you missed this […]
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The Civic Buzz meets the first Tuesday of each month, with new topics and speaker, followed by discussion. 5:30-7:30pm. at the Black Forest Inn, Minneapolis. Click here for previous Civic Buzz programs.

The Voter Newsletter – April 2017

In this month's issue:
  • April topic:  Board of Estimate and Taxation.
  • February Civic Buzz Recap: Hazardous Freight/Rail Safety
  • March Civic Buzz, Substance Abuse - Action items
  • Step Up to the Plate - Join LWV  leadership team
The April Voter newsletter.
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LWV Calendars

The calendar is printed on matte paper with space to write appointments. The back of the calendar has a handy contact list of elected and appointed government officials.
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Minneapolis Parks Update: April Discussion Topic

This update on Minneapolis parks is the result of study by a Parks Committee that was formed in the fall of 2014. The committee has met almost monthly since then, interviewed a variety of stakeholders about parks issues, and toured several current and future park sites. The committee sponsored a forum in 2015, entitled “Minneapolis […]
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