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Park System Plan
Park System Plan
Sep 25, 2017 12:55 PM

Brooklyn Park continues work on designing parks for the future

More than 3,700 Brooklyn Park residents responded to an online survey about the future of the parks system. In the months ahead, the city and community leaders are working on a recommendation for what improvements and additions should be made to the city’s parks in the years ahead.

Farmer's market
Farmers market
Sep 20, 2017 03:09 PM

Brooklyn Park Farmers Market

Brooklyn Park's Farmers Market runs every Wednesday through October 11 from 2 to 6pm at Zane Sports Park.​

Godfather's Pizza
Godfather's Pizza
Sep 18, 2017 12:51 PM

Brooklyn Park Crime Prevention Assoc. Spaghetti Dinner

Enjoy a wonderful Spaghetti Dinner at Godfather's Pizza on Thursday, September 21 from 4:30 to 8pm. There will also be a silent auction with proceeds benefiting the activities of the Brooklyn Park Crime Prevention Association.

Jamal Crawford
Jamal Crawford
Sep 18, 2017 12:45 PM

Minnesota Timberwolves’ Jamal Crawford visits Crest View Elementary

New Minnesota Timberwolves shooting guard Jamal Crawford delivered school supplies to all 320 students at Crest View Elementary in Brooklyn Park. The NBA basketball player arrived in Minnesota this summer, and this was his first school visit in the state, though he often partners with the humanitarian organization, World Vision, to deliver items to students in his hometown of Seattle, Washington.

Hwy 252
Sep 13, 2017 12:22 PM

Cities look for input on highway 252 transition plans

Highway 252 has two intersections that are among the top ten most dangerous in the state. As officials plan to convert the highway with six stoplights into a freeway, they are looking for input from residents.​

Village Creek businesses
Licensing fees
Sep 13, 2017 11:35 AM

Brooklyn Park proposes licensing fee changes

As part of the City's biennial budgeting process, city staff has reviewed its business licensing fees. Staff compared Brooklyn Park's fees to other cities and determined it is appropriate to change some fees.

Curbside cleanup
Curbside cleanup
Sep 07, 2017 10:46 AM

Curbside Clean-Up in Brooklyn Park

Some Brooklyn Park residents will be able to get rid of stuff like old mattresses and carpet as part of the curbside clean-up on Saturday, September 30 or Saturday, October 7 beginning at 7:00 AM.

Choose to Reuse coupon book
Reuse coupon book
Sep 07, 2017 08:49 AM

I'm choosing reusing: Tales From Tim's Recycling Bin

Tim the Recycling Manager shows us why reusing is better than recycling

Police diversity
Police diversity
Aug 24, 2017 01:17 PM

Brooklyn Park police use new study to help diversify force

A new study on diversifying the Brooklyn Park police force outlines why different groups of people want to become police officers. Police say it should help them recruit more diverse candidates. The latest group of police hires helped increase the department’s diversity to 14%. That almost double what it was seven years ago.

Crime rate low
Crime rate
Aug 24, 2017 11:48 AM

Crime drops to a 32-year-low in Brooklyn Park

According to the Brooklyn Park police chief, about 10 years ago, juvenile crime plagued the city. But as of today, the chief says crime in Brooklyn Park is at a 32-year low, due in large part to youth outreach.

Emerald Ash Borer
Emerald Ash Borer
Aug 21, 2017 12:00 PM

First case of Emerald Ash Borer confirmed in City of Brooklyn Park

The City of Brooklyn Park and the Minnesota Department of Agriculture have confirmed the presence of the Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) in at least one tree in the city.

Aug 14, 2017 02:06 PM

Brooklyn Park 6th grader serves up pancakes for kids in Africa

Early morning at a home in Brooklyn Park, when most 12-year-olds are asleep, you'll find Colby Harrer hard at work. This past Saturday morning, chef Colby got out the griddle for his Second Annual Pancake Breakfast.

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