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Bde Maka Ska pavilion construction begins next week

The former lakeside food stand, home to Lola on the Lake, caught fire in 2019.

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Lake Harriet pavilion roof crumbles further after high winds

Repairs and renovations are being planned for the bandshell and pavilion buildings.

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Mpls. Parks Superintendent wants to reverse 2020 ruling that cut ties with MPD

Four other law enforcement agencies have declined to staff special events on Minneapolis parkland.

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Pop-up skate park to appear next to Bde Maka Ska this summer

The park, which is a response to unpermitted skateboarding in the area last summer, will be made using reclaimed materials.

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Minneapolis park programs are free for kids at 17 sites this summer

It's part of an effort to remove barriers that may keep kids from being able to participate.

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Mpls. park board will lower speed limit on parkways to 20 mph

The City of Minneapolis last year lowered the speed limit on city streets to 20 mph.

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Minneapolis Park Board set to vote on reducing speed limits to 20 mph

The City of Minneapolis last year lowered the speed limit on city streets to 20 mph.

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Minneapolis parks now requiring masks in all indoor spaces

Anyone going inside recreation centers, ice arenas, and indoor spaces at pools must put on a mask.

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Long-awaited riverfront destination Water Works opens in Minneapolis

The new space is part of downtown Minneapolis' Mill Ruins Park.

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Listen: 'Trail Closed' sign plays X-rated message, to shock of pedestrians

The speaker is supposed to play a "Trail closed" message. Instead, it played filth.

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Minneapolis Parks to get historic bell, wheel back from Minnetonka HS

The bell and wheel were stolen years ago and were discovered last year at Minnetonka High School.

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Gallery: Two proposals revealed for new Bde Maka Ska pavilion

The original pavilion caught fire and was torn down in 2019.

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Minneapolis Park Board clears homeless encampment at Peavey Park

A dozen tents were at the park when the park board gave notice to vacate last month.

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Minneapolis' Powderhorn Park homeless encampment cleared

Thirty-five tents remained at the encampment after notice was given to vacate the area, the park board said.

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Minneapolis Park Board sets limits on size, locations of encampments in parks

The Minneapolis Park Board says it is still determining which parks can continue to have encampments, but will limit it to 20 parks with 25 tents each.

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Nude beachgoers filmed by police drone, Golden Valley explains why

After criticism for singling out Black people and recording topless beachgoers, the city is sharing its side of the story.