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light rail train
Light rail
Nov 17, 2017 01:00 PM

Light rail transit continues moving forward

The METRO Blue Line Light Rail Transit (LRT) project continues to make progress in Brooklyn Park. Construction is planned to begin in early 2019 with operations beginning in 2022. As construction gets closer, city staff has been visiting business owners along the line to update them on the project’s progress. So far they’ve visited 90 of the 250 businesses along the line.

Sky Nails
Sky Nails
Nov 16, 2017 01:00 PM

Shopping Small Is Big In Brooklyn Park

Sky Nails is just one of the many small, locally owned businesses in the City of Brooklyn Park. Its owner and the city want to remind residents and visitors about the advantages of shopping locally this coming holiday season.

Cities United kids
Crime is down
Nov 16, 2017 01:00 PM

Crime is down, youth engagement is up!

Ten years ago, the city struggled with crimes that involved youth. But as of today, Brooklyn Park’s Police Chief Craig Enevoldsen says crime in Brooklyn Park is at a 32-year low, thanks in part to youth outreach.

Kakata Liberia Mayor Eddie Murphy
Mayor Eddie Murphy
Nov 15, 2017 01:28 PM

Coming to American for a sister city partnership: Kakata, Liberia Mayor Eddie Murphy visits Brooklyn Park

The Mayor of Kakata, Liberia recently came to Brooklyn Park as part of a goodwill ambassador mission. The City has had a relationship with Kakata for the past five years and both Brooklyn Park leaders and Kakata’s mayor, Eddie Murphy, have found the partnership beneficial.


Nobody’s Perfect Tales from Tim’s Recycling Bin

If you’re like me you look a little less than perfect on the outside, but you’re pretty good on the inside. Just like misfit produce. While they're called misfit, these apples, peppers and other items could be a good fit for you.

Brooklyn Park City Hall sign
City Hall sign
Nov 14, 2017 01:20 PM

Did you see the new City Hall sign?

If you haven't seen it, you may want to drive by City Hall and check out our new sign. It's pretty cool. It was designed by a Brooklyn Park resident and lights up at night. The old sign needed replacing, so it was intentional that the new sign reflect our "unique, united and undiscovered" community.​

Nov 13, 2017 11:39 AM

Automaker Tesla buys Brooklyn Park company

The electric car company, Tesla, is buying a Brooklyn Park company that makes automated factory equipment. Perbix recently moved to the Highway 610 Corridor from Golden Valley. Perbix has supplied custom machinery to Tesla for three years. In a statement, Tesla said Perbix will stay where it is, and Tesla will be expanding its presence and recruiting efforts in the Twin Cities.

Mayor Lunde
Mayor Lunde
Nov 06, 2017 02:35 PM

Brooklyn Park Mayor's Prayer Breakfast

Join other worshipers for a morning of prayer, music, food and a wonderful speaker at the Brooklyn Park Mayor's Prayer Breakfast on Friday, November 17 from 7 to 9am at the Minneapolis Marriott Northwest.​

Park system plan
Park system plan
Nov 02, 2017 06:23 PM

Brooklyn Park residents help plan future of city’s parks

For months, Brooklyn Park officials have been working with residents to plan the future of its park system. Now they've narrowed down the wish list of park perks.

610 junction
610 junction
Nov 02, 2017 02:19 PM

Brooklyn Park moves forward on key development plan

After first getting a recommendation for denial from the city's Planning Commission, the Brooklyn Park City Council has warmed up to a developer's ideas.

Trick or Treat Spooktacular
Trick or Treat Spooktacular
Oct 24, 2017 03:11 PM

Trick or Treat Spooktacular

Celebrate Halloween at the Zanewood Recreation Center's Trick or Treat Spooktacular Tuesday, October 31 from 6 to 8pm.

Corn maze
Corn maze
Oct 20, 2017 04:03 PM

Brooklyn Park corn maze includes Vikings theme

Brooklyn Park once again boasts one of Minnesota's largest corn mazes and it's open and ready each weekend through October.

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