Neighborhood Briefs


Greenway Glow Arts Festival SEPT. 10
The annual Greenway Glow Arts Festival on the Midtown Greenway will be Saturday, Sept. 10, 4 - 10 p.m. Bike, walk, or roll along the Greenway to experience live music, art installations, puppets, DJ’s, dancers, and more. The festival is free, but you can support the Midtown Greenway and get free food and drinks by purchasing a VIP ticket.

Tour the METRO Green Line construction at Kenilworth LRT Tunnel on Thursday, Sept. 22, 1- 2:15 p.m. Attendance is capped at 15. Contact outreach coordinator James Mockovciak at

An e-waste recycling, paper shredding and data destruction event co-sponsored by 15 south Minneapolis neighborhood associations, will be held on Saturday, Sept. 24 from 9 a.m. to noon at Mayflower Church (106 E. Diamond Lake Road). Bring the following items for safe recycling AND data destruction:
• Documents with sensitive info for shredding- please recycle non-sensitive items in your regular recycling
• TVs (all kinds and sizes)
• Computers-including secure data destruction
• Tablets
• Phones (all kinds)
• Peripherals (cords, computer parts, keyboards, etc.)
• Small appliances (lamps, fans, vacuums, small kitchen appliances, etc.)
**Friendly reminder that Mpls Solid Waste & Recycling customers can also set out two electronics items every week that recycling is collected for no extra fee!**
Donations of $5 happily accepted, or $5 + $5 if you want to sponsor a neighbor, to help cover Tech Dump and Paper Shredding fees and other event costs. No one will be turned away. Cash and cards will be accepted on-site.

Do you think that you or someone you know would be a great fit for the Stevens Square Community Organization Board? SSCO currently has two open Board seats. Nominations will be open until Sept. 10, 2022 through the SSCO Quarterly Meeting.


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