Be sure to check the current edition of the Southwest Journal that features Kingfield Neighborhood! Tons of great stories on our food, our nonprofit neighbors actions in the community, our great neighborhood association including what they are working on this year, some of our great neighbors trying something new, and more!
Wednesday May 11, 7 PM, MLK Park (other public meeting options are listed below, if this date does not work for you)
Other Public Meetings to meet Seitu, see samples of his work and give input on public art themes:
- Legacy Council: May 12, 6:45 p.m., MLK Rec Center
- Bryant Neighborhood invitational meeting: May 23, 6:00 p.m., St Peter’s AME Church, 401 E. 41st Street, Minneapolis
Community Meeting to comment on draft railing concepts:
- June 6, 6:30 p.m., St. Peter’s AME Church
Artist Seitu Jones has been selected to design the railing for the new 40th Street Pedestrian Bridge which will span I-35W at 40th Street. This bridge will serve pedestrians and bicyclists and link the east and west sections of the River Lake Greenway. The railing project was selected for Art in Public Places—the City’s percent for art program—by the Public Art Advisory Panel from the City’s Capital Improvement Program. The Minnesota Department of Transportation (MNDOT) is the lead agency on this project and the City is working in partnership with them on the bridge. [Read more…]