Monthly Archives: February 2017

Hall’s Island

The permitting is almost finished with the DNR and other agencies to start the re-creation of this historic island in the Mississippi River. Pushed to the shore in the 1960’s to increase the size of the Scherer Brothers Lumber Yard, this signature part of the RiverFirst initiative is slated to begin in 2017 (when the […]

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The East Bank Trail

This new ½ mile of trail along the east bank of the Mississippi along the Graco facility and north to the 18th Ave BNSF rail bridge across the river is open to the public. The trail is lit at night, and other than a few last minute touch ups coming this spring, it is just […]

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The Beltrami Timber Frame Pavilion

This unique partnership brought together the Beltrami Neighborhood Association, US Bank, Spark-Y, and local Timber Framers guild member Clark Bremmer to work with the planning department of the parkboard to build a brand new facility in Beltrami Park. “Bringing this group together was a real joy and my son Bobby loved working on the pavilion […]

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