If you have read my history of the Minneapolis park system, City of Parks, you may recall that Charles Loring’s efforts to acquire land around lakes Harriet, Isles and Calhoun remain a subject of speculation. 630 more words
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The following article by Steve Brandt was published in the March 26, 2016 issue of the Star Tribune.
Lakes Panel Urges Restoring Bde Maka Ska Name for Lake Calhoun… 186 more words
Panel Recommends Restoring "Bde Maka Ska" Name, Dropping "Lake Calhoun" In Other News: Climate Change Forces Tribal Relocation; Omaha Tribe Wins in U.S. Supreme Court
The Citizens Advisory Committee (CAC) for the Lake Calhoun restoration plan overwhelmingly supported restoring the Dakota name “Bde Maka Ska” to Lake Calhoun. The vote was 15-4 with one abstaining Thursday night. 571 more words
Calhoun-Harriet Community Advisory Committee Meeting Scheduled March 24
The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB) is hosting Community Advisory Committee (CAC) meeting #9, Thurs., Mar. 24, 6-8:30 pm, 2117 W River Road to gather input on the Calhoun Harriet Master Plan and Improvements, specifically Focus Areas 4-9. 100 more words