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Announcing Open Streets Minneapolis 2021 reserved dates

Our Streets Minneapolis, in partnership with the City of Minneapolis, is excited to announce the dates reserved for Open Streets Minneapolis events in 2021. These events will only take place if public health officials and our local partners believe it is safe in light of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

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Nick Ray Olson   posted by
February 26, 2021

Now hiring: Fundraising & Volunteer Coordinator

Our Streets Minneapolis seeks a Fundraising & Volunteer Coordinator who is passionate about our work to create a city where biking, walking, and rolling are easy and comfortable for everyone. This person will lead our work around fundraising and volunteer management. 

How to apply: Candidates can send a resume and cover letter to Ashwat Narayanan at [email protected]

The resume should include all relevant paid and unpaid experience and education, along with key responsibilities and time served in each role. The cover letter should tell us more about the candidate including why they will be a good fit for the Fundraising & Volunteer Coordinator role. 

Position will be open until filled. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis. Application review will begin on Friday, February 26th.

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Ashwat Narayanan   posted by
February 19, 2021

Lowry Ave NE for People: January 2021 update

The Lowry Ave NE for People Work Group had its first meeting on Monday, January 25th. A total of 15 people attended. This work group is part of our County Streets for People campaign to transform Minneapolis streets owned by Hennepin County. The goal of this meeting was to discuss specific ways in which this group could work together effectively to create a vision for a Lowry Ave NE that puts people first. As part of this work, we will create an outreach plan to people, organizations, and businesses along the corridor. At our meeting we discussed a timeline for our work.

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Ashwat Narayanan   posted by
February 01, 2021

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