February 8th, 2016 Board Meeting Agenda

Board Meeting Agenda
Midtown Phillips Neighborhood Association, Inc.
February 9, 2016
Stewart Park (Arts and Crafts Room), 2700 12th Ave S, Minneapolis

I. Approve January 12, 2016 Board Meeting Minutes (6:30)

II. Finance Report (6:35)
- Review draft of Memorandum of Understanding for the New American Soccer League
- MOTION: To approve and sign New American Soccer League MOU, establishing partnership with funding of $10,000
- Financial Overview for next board term
- MOTION: Accept & Receive Dec Financial reports & Year End report for Annual Meeting

III. Neighborhood Priority Plans (7:00)
- New Affordable Housing
- MOTION: To amend language in our NRP Phase II plan.
Approve: Support the development of Village in Phillips and other developments in the neighborhood to provide affordable homeownership opportunities.
- Neighborhood Signage
- Art on Utility Boxes

IV. Annual Meeting Planning Report (7:15)

V. Reflection on last year’s board activity before new board term (7:20)

VI. Staff Report (7:50)


The Phoenix Flames Again! January 28th, 2016 from 5:30 to 7:30 PM at the Midtown Global Market in Midtown Phillips.

The second issues of the Phoenix of Phillips makes its debut: readings by youth and adults, music and fun for the family. And the annual youth photography show: "My Beautiful Community"

The Phoenix of Phillips is produced by The Semilla Center for Healing and the Arts, of Saint Paul's Lutheran Church, 2742 15th Avenue South Minneapolis/

The Phillips Neighborhood Eye Clinic!

Do you or a family member ever have:

  • Blurry vision?
  • Difficulty reading things up close?
  • Difficulty seeing things far away?
  • Need new eye glasses?

Then come to the Phillips Neighborhood Eye Clinic on November 23, 2015.

St Pauls Lutheran Church
2742 15th Avenue S
Minneapolis, MN 55407
Mondays and Thursdays, 6pm - 9pm

October Community Meeting Agenda

Community Meeting Agenda
Midtown Phillips Neighborhood Association, Inc.
Tuesday October 27, 6:30-8pm. 
Stewart Park (Multi-purpose Room), 2700 12th Ave S, Minneapolis

•  Approve September Community Meeting Minutes (5 min)

•  Discussion on Medina Market Rezoning (50 min)
Guests:  Director of Development Services, City of Minneapolis – Steve Poor; and Medina representatives Khadar Yassin and Amiin Harun 

•  Housing Updates (20 min)
Homeowners at 2440 and 2442 13th Ave S are seeking MPNAI support for re-configuring their narrow lots by buying the vacant city owned lot at 2438 13th Ave S.

•  Ongoing business/announcements (15 min)
- Phillips Neighborhood Clinic – Presentation by Noah Dietsche
- Update on art utility boxes project
- MPNAI has a position open for At Large Rep and District 4 Rep (E 26th St to E 28th St and 12th Ave S to Bloomington Ave S)


Stewart Park (Arts & Crafts Room)
Tuesday December 8, 6:30-8pm. 
Stewart Park (Arts & Crafts Room)
Public attendance encouraged for community 
discussion/awareness of local issues.
Tuesday November 24, 6:30-8pm. 
Stewart Park (Multi-purpose Room)
No December community meeting

Tuesday November 10, 6:30-8pm.