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Road Closed
Road closure
May 06, 2016 01:10 PM

101st Avenue between Zane and Colorado closed this weekend

101st Avenue between Zane Avenue and Colorado Avenue will be closed May 6 through May 8. The detour route is Colorado Avenue.

Controlled burn
Fire warning
May 06, 2016 10:51 AM

Red Flag Warning for Hennepin County

The National Weather Service has issued a Red Flag Warning for Hennepin County, effective today from 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Button design for the 2016 Tater Daze button featuring Spud McTater and fireworks
2016 Button
May 05, 2016 08:33 AM

Buy a Tater Daze Button

Enter to win great prizes! Purchase a $3 Tater Daze button to support our local festival. Those wearing a button will receive discounts at the festival. Buttons are on sale now at City Hall, Brookland Golf Park and the Community Activity Center.

Gabi Palm showing her winning design for the 2016 Tater Daze button design
Gabi Palm
May 04, 2016 08:33 AM

Gabi Palm is the 2016 Tater Daze button design winner

If you want to find Gabi, you can usually do so at the gym. However, the 11-year-old gymnast found some free time in her schedule to explore her creative side by entering this year’s Tater Daze button design contest. Gabi had already known about the contest because her sister has been entering it for years. This year, it was Gabi’s turn to take a shot at it and to her surprise, she won!

Group of five Brooklyn Park Ambassadors in their sashes and crowns
Become an ambassador
May 03, 2016 09:54 AM

Apply today to become a 2016 Brooklyn Park Ambassador

The Brooklyn Park Ambassadors are goodwill ambassadors for the City of Brooklyn Park. The Ambassador program assists with community events in the city and members attend other festival parades and coronations throughout Minnesota and part of Wisconsin. The program is year-round with the majority of the appearances during the months of May to August.

Lots of people crowd around rides and games at the Tater Daze carnival at night
Carnival tickets
May 03, 2016 06:16 AM

Presale carnival tickets: be an early bird and save big!

Midwest Rides is offering discounted unlimited ride armbands for early buyers. Tickets will be available at City Hall or the Community Activity Center.

three volunteer sitting around a table
Tater Daze volunteers
May 02, 2016 12:54 PM

Calling all volunteers; opportunity to be part of your festival!

Volunteers are needed for a variety of roles during our community event. Such as assisting with the site set up and take down, helping the entertainment acts, marshaling the parade and helping with the Spud Run and Tiny Spud Run.

Road closed signs
Road closure
Apr 29, 2016 12:53 PM

Oxbow Creek Drive closed

Oxbow Creek Drive will be closed from Winnetka Avenue to the west leg of Oxbow Creek Circle on Monday May 2, 2016. Winnetka Avenue will remain open.

Items You Can Recycle
Apr 29, 2016 10:35 AM

What Minnesotans Throw Away: Tales From Tim's Recycling Bin

Recent data from the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency and Hennepin County shows that we are generating less trash per person than we were ten years ago. And we are putting fewer recyclables in the trash.​

photo of water pipe
Pipe repair
Apr 26, 2016 05:35 PM

Water main repair at 60th and Washburn

We will be conducting a water main repair Wednesday, April 27 and Thursday, April 28 in the vicinity of 94th Avenue and Washburn Avenue. 60 customers will be affected and they will be without water on Wednesday. At this time the street is closed off in the proposed work area.

Litter pickup
Apr 26, 2016 03:23 PM

Immigrants from Ghana adopt freeway

Minnesota is home to more than 8,000 immigrants from the West African nation of Ghana. Many of them gathered over the weekend to undertake a big community service project in Brooklyn Park.

woman stretch arms out while stands on a rocky shore
Apr 25, 2016 04:32 PM

What moves you?

Do you dread exercise or see it as a gift? Because being active fuels our lives, it’s essential to find ways to enjoy being active and to view exercise as a daily treat or gift you can give yourself.

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