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Public hearing on name change of Lake Calhoun

When:
October 17, 2017 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
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Where:
Hennepin County Government Center Board Room
300 South 6th St
Minneapolis, MN 55487
USA

During a public hearing, the board will hear public testimony regarding a petition to change the name of Lake Calhoun to Bde Maka Ska.

  • Tuesday, October 17, 6 p.m.
  • Hennepin County Government Center Board Room, A-24
  • 300 South Sixth Street, Minneapolis
  • Participants can park for free after 5 p.m. in the Government Center ramp. Enter on 3rd Avenue.

In lieu of public testimony, the board also invites people to submit written comments to board.clerk@hennepin.us before the end of the public hearing.

The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board in June approved a resolution supporting renaming the lake. The petition also needs the approval of county, state and federal officials.