“ Hey everyone, I joined meet up to get out and meet some new people versus hiding out or relaxing in my home. I don't get to many events but I do my best with life circumstances to have tons of fun. ”
“ My name is Ashley, I’m 22 years old, and I live in Mayer, MN with my husband, Rick, and our cat, Lovely. I work as an Accounting Specialist for Wand Corp. in Eden Prairie. I am looking forward to meeting some fun people and making some new friends! ”
“ I have been a member of the Longfellow Community since 1976. Thirty years in research at the University of Minnesota and now on second career repairing and refurbishing the equipment I worked with for those 30 years.
I became involved in the comm ”
“ For 9 years I have lived in the Cooper neighborhood, am retired and run a small optical business from my home.
A member of the Longfellow Community Council, I also serve on our "SAVE NRP" Committee. ”
“ My name is Don Hammen. I am currently serving my fifth term on the Longfellow Community Council(LCC) Board of Directors. At its July meeting the Board created the Save N.R.P. Committee. At the first meeting of this committee I was elected Chairperson ”
“ Because I want to hear what people have to say.
I live in Audubon and have been active in the community, working to support schools, parks, and help deal with general livability issues.
I am a director in the SD-59 DFL and the Hennepin County D ”
“ I am part of Stevens Square Comm. Org. and want to help convince our city leaders to continue funding of NRP. NRP is an incredibly important resource for the amazing efforts of our neighborhoods. SAVE NRP!!! ”
“ Hello, I am the current president of the Lowry Hill East Neighborhood Association. Community participation in our City's growth is vital and cannot be truly successful without us. Thank you for getting this rolling! ”
“ Laura Waterman Wittstock produces and hosts First Person Radio, a weekly public affairs program on KFAI-FM in Minneapolis and writes an online column in the Minneapolis StarTribune. A journalist, Waterman Wittstock is the author of several books. ”
“ Greetings everyone, I have a victorian home in the Wedge neighborhood. It is important that our historical neighborhoods be preserved, protected and restored for current and future generations. Together we can make a difference. ”
“ I've been a member of the SE Como NRP since it began and stayed with it as it morphed into SECIA's Liveability and Housing Cttee. The NRP is the most efficient way for citizens to plan n'hood improvements. Losing that would be a tragedy. ”
“ I live in Armatage but most of my waking hours are spent in Como. I enjoy long walks by the beach, corn liquor, and baking with ancient grains like Spelt.
Dislikes: Stormwater "credit" program, cloudy days & the term "revenue neutral" ”
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I worked for the SE Como Improvement Association for 8 years as their Resource Center Coordinator. I also worked for the Logan Park-St. Anthony East Community Health Program in NE Minneapolis from 1999-2004. Happy to be here - I love NRP! ”
“ I'm a stay-at-home mom and freelance writer living outside the Twin Cities. I love sewing, reading, writing, crafts, interior design, and lots of other fun things. I'd like to meet people to help expand my toddler-centric world. ”
“ Hi, I've been a resident of Lind Bohannon since 1990. I have a Jack Russell Terrier that was a Humane Society rescue from a puppy mill. She's shy and a couch potato. I enjoy gardening, fishing, canoeing, biking and nature. ”
“ I would like to meet new people and learn other people's points of views and suggestions for dealing with different stages in life. I would love to have meetups out in the Northwest suburbs. It's difficult driving to downtown Mpls or St Paul. ”
“ Longtime activist whose republican party deserted him in 1980. Or maybe I was a democrat all along and just didn't know it. Now I am ready to be a foot soldier in our current political war between democracy and fascism before democracy is wiped out by t ”
“ My name is Taya Theis. My husband, Pat, and I have been married for almost 7 years. We have a 3 year-old daughter, Cora. I teach kindergarten part-time in Burnsville. Pat works for a flooring company as a District Manager. ”
“ We are Rich and Karen Walker. we are empty nesters and look forward to meeting more of our neighbors. Rich is a computer project manager at US Bank and Karen is tryiing to start a home day care business specializing in 3-5 year olds. ”