A major Thank You to the three Windom Park businesses who donated door prizes for our Holiday Social meeting in December!

Thank you, Mother Earth Gardens, Healing Elements, and The Mill NE for your generosity to our neighborhood. And congratulations to the lucky winners who took home some nice stuff!

Next Neighborhood Meeting is Jan. 20

Kick off the New Year by getting involved in your neighborhood! Join us at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2015, for our first neighborhood meeting of the year.

Agenda items include:

  • Neighborhood vote on rezoning to C1, outdoor grilling variance, and drive-aisle width variance for property at 1901 Fillmore St. NE (proposed new restaurant at former B-Line store; public hearing at Minneapolis Planning Commission is Jan. 26);
  • Johnson Street transportation/traffic calming update;
  • Update on playground improvements slated for Windom Park - Your comments are needed as the official Minneapolis Park Board public engagement process begins. Bring the kids tonight for "Dot-mocracy" during free, supervised Kids Corner Hang-Out, stay for the meeting for your own "Dot-mocracy." (For the latest details, keep an eye on, consider becoming a Community Advisory Committee member, or contact Design Project Manager Kate Lamers at 612-230-6486);
  • Brainstorming on housing program options;
  • Committee news, volunteer opportunities and more;
  • Open Forum -- We want to hear from you!

Meeting Location: Windom Park Recreation Center, 2251 Hayes St. NE (enter on north end of Pillsbury School building; accessible location).

Windyfest is Back!
Mark your calendars, because Windyfest will be back for 2015! That's Saturday, June 20, from 11-5 p.m. at Windom Park, to be exact. The festivities are in the planning stages now. If you'd like to get involved in planning meetings (second Tuesday of the month), volunteering or donating, contact us at (612) 788-2192 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . Windyfest is WPCiA's annual community event and fundraiser.
"Kids Corner Hang-Out" Available During Meetings

Interested in attending the monthly WPCiA neighborhood meetings at the Rec Center but wondering what to do with your kids during meeting time? Bring them along to enjoy the new Kids Corner "hang-out" program, supervised by Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board staff at the rec center during our WPCiA neighborhood meetings. Games, toys, occasional treats, movies and more will be offered! It's free and open to the public. The service is available during scheduled WPCiA neighborhood meetings at the rec center on the third Tuesday of the month from 7-9 p.m. (Check here for any last-minute schedule changes.)  Participating children must be toilet-trained. Parent or guardian must register at the rec center's front desk (2251 Hayes St. NE) or at

Where to Find Us

As of April 1, 2013, our office location has changed to:

1845 Stinson Parkway NE, Suites 201 and 203

Minneapolis, MN 55418

Phone number (612-788-2192) and e-mail ( This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ) remain the same.

Please stop by and see us during office hours, which are normally Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 2-5 p.m. We are also in and out of the office throughout the week, so we are happy to make an appointment with you at your convenience.


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