January 21, 2020 Meeting Agenda
- Welcome & Introductions
- 2020 Census – David Rubedor, Director of NCR & Casey Carl, City Clerk
- Park Update
- Summer Festival Planning Committee
- Sister Neighborhood Pilot Presentation – Denis Houle
- Neighborhoods 2020 Update
- President’s Report
- 2020 ANA Annual Meeting
- Minutes – approved via email
- Treasurer Report – financials emailed
- 2019 Year End Financials
- Committee Updates:
- Chili Cook-off
- Green Team
- Supplies for 2/26 Organics Recycling Workshop
- Mini Grants:
- Info Sessions
- Chili Cook-off
- Other Business
First Annual Armatage Chili Cook-off
Friday, January 24
Armatage Park Fire & Ice Event
Do you claim to have the best chili? Put it to the test and sign up to compete against your neighbors and claim the prize of the best chili in the neighborhood!
Learn more and sign up by Sunday, January 19 to compete. It’s free to enter and just $5/person to eat and vote for your favorite Armatage chili.
Apply for a Mini Grant
Applications are now available for our second round of Armatage Neighborhood Mini Grants!
If you have a neighborhood project or idea you have always wanted to explore, now is the time to apply for a Mini Grant to support that dream.
Any resident or organization connected to Armatage can apply for up to $1,000 to support a project that directly benefits the neighborhood. Some restrictions apply – learn more at armatage.org/mini-grants/
Winter Organics Recycling Workshop
Join the Green Team for its free Organics Recycling CONFIDENT(ial) workshop on Wednesday, February 26 at 7:00pm at Armatage Park! Whether you are already recycling organics and ready to up your game or still thinking about taking the plunge and getting started, we will cover examples, tips, tricks, and ideas for home set-ups to help make organics recycling a breeze. Learn more at armatage.org/organics-recycling-workshop
As the weather gets colder, we feel the drafts and air leaks at our homes, rentals and businesses more. Click here to learn all about a new, free resource in Armatage to help you pinpoint energy waste.
This project is funded through the Armatage Neighborhood Mini Grants.
Neighborhoods 2020 – Support Funding for Neighborhood Organizations
The funding for Minneapolis neighborhood organizations like the ANA expires at the end of 2020. If continuing to have neighborhood organizations like the ANA operating in Minneapolis matters to you, we encourage you to click here for a sample letter to contact each of our Minneapolis City Council members.
The Armatage Neighborhood Association (ANA) was founded in 1991 as part of a citywide effort to increase opportunities for residents to connect with city and to allow neighborhoods to address local concerns.
Located in the southwest corner of the city, Armatage neighborhood is bounded by:
- the north by 54th Street W
- the east by Logan Ave S
- the south by Hwy 62 (Crosstown)
- the west by Xerxes Ave S
Word Cloud generated by the Southwest Minneapolis Neighborhood Survey
conducted by UofM student Madelyn Sundberg