Public hearing on name change of Lake Calhoun

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

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 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.