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

Equity in Minneapolis Parks; History Status & Needs

A discussion on ways the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board & citizen groups, like Parks and Power work toward racial, cultural and socioeconomic equity in the Mpls parks system. Our speakers, Multicultural Engagement Strategist Joelle Allen, and Lead Organizer with Parks and Power, Jake Virden, will inform attendees about where initiatives at the Park Board stand and […]
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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 – October 2017

In this month’s issue: Equity in Minneapolis Parks: History, Status and Needs; Register Voters, Election Day Project, Classic Calendar Returns, In Memoriam and more. The October Voter Newsletter.
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Park Board Candidates Respond to Questionnaire

LWVMpls partnered with the Minneapolis Parks Foundation, Minneapolis Riverfront Partnership and the Trust for Public Land to get feedback from Park Board candidates on a number of issues before the upcoming election. Thanks to all who participated and the candidates who took time to respond. Please share the responses you like with other voters and […]
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LWV Calendar Returns

It’s back! So many of us value this totable, printed calendar with its lively covers, large squares to jot down our busy schedules and handy lists of government contacts. Order several now for family and friends. Reduced prices for early orders end October 15.
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