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  your Life Downtown                    downtownjournal.com                     Sept. 27–Oct. 10, 2010                                       Sampling South America at La Colonia 11




                                          employment numbers may be looking up.
                                but there are still more than four job seekers for every opening,
                             and almost half of the vacancies are for part-time or temporary work.




TOuGH nuMBerS                                                      By GreGOry j. SCOTT                                             is starting to look a little less bleak. According
                            “I’m glad whenever
                    statistics show a positive                     Job vacancies are up, the employment rate is
                                                                                                                                   to a report released Sept. 1 by the state’s Depart-
                                                                                                                                   ment of Employment and Economic Development
                  trend ... but I don’t see that                   down, and some of Downtown’s largest employers                  (DEED), job vacancies for the metro area have
                   it’s affecting those people                     are gearing up for a flurry of end-of-the-year hiring.          swelled to 23,800, a 26 percent increase over last
                                                                   Great news if your job is to track employment                   year. That translates to 4.4 unemployed people per
                    who have been coming in
                                                                   data. But if your job is still trying to find a job —
                                                         ”
                                                                                                                                   job opening. Not great, but not nearly as bad as
                       here looking for jobs.                      any job at all — the cheery numbers are just salt in            2009’s ratio of 7.2 people per vacancy.
                          — Mary Linden, reference librarian,      the wound.                                                         And according to Cathy Polasky, the city’s
                                             Central Library         Statistically, the Downtown employment picture                                    See jOB MarKeT         »   pa g e 1 4




                                                                                                                                                     words of
                                                                                                                                                     wisdom from
                                                                                                                                                     a wordsmith
                                                                                                                                                     // star Tribune books editor Laurie
   /
  / vikings                                                                                                                                          Hertzel reflects on her early days
  linebackers                                                                                                                                        in the news business //
  ben Leber and
                                                                                                                                                     By SaraH MCKenzie
  e.J. Henderson
  tell us a                                                                                                                                          Laurie Hertzel’s new book, “News to Me: Adventures
  little about their                                                                                                                                 of an Accidental Journalist,” appropriately enough
                                                                                                                                                     also came about by accident.
  lives off the field //                                                                                                                                She had started a blog reflecting on her early years
                                                                                                                                                     as a journalist working for the Duluth News Tribune.


  Life during
                                                                                                                                                     She didn’t intend for it to become the basis of a book,
                                                                                                                                                     but on the urging of an editor at the University of




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                                                                                                                    E.J. Henderson                   Minnesota Press, she developed a memoir chroni-
                                                                                                                                                     cling her most memorable moments from more than
                                                                                                                                                     three decades in the news business.
                                                                                                                                                        Hertzel, books editor for the Star Tribune, got the
                                                                                                                                                     idea for the blog when she realized that some of the
                                                                                                                                                     younger journalists in the newsroom didn’t know
                                                                                                                  p h OtO by rO b b LO n g
                                                                                                                                                     some basic things about the history of the profes-
By GreGOry j. SCOTT                                                 food stays the same if we win,” said one particularly hungry                     sion. She had also stumbled upon a blog written by a
                                                                    lineman. “So hopefully we’ll be eating a lot of ribs this fall.”)                British journalist looking back at his early newspaper
When E. J. Henderson and Ben Leber aren’t smashing wide                The meal was a nice reminder that our Purple People                           days.
receivers in the flat, they’re smashing plates of Famous            Eaters are people themselves. We pulled E.J. — back this                            “Reporters should know their own history and
Dave’s barbecue ribs. Or at least they were on a recent Friday      year after a gruesome, late-2009 injury that left his femur                      traditions,” she said.
afternoon at the Viking’s Winter Park facility. After every end-    broken — and Ben aside to chat a bit about their lives                              In her memoir, she recounts some of the high-
of-the-week practice, a decadent buffet greets the players in       outside the pads.                                                                lights of her 18-year career at the News Tribune,
the locker room. This time, it was corn bread and pork. (“The                                           See ViKinGS        »   pa g e 1 0                                      See HerTzeL       »   pa g e 8
2 / September 27–October 10, 2010 / downtownjournal.com



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                                                                           An eerie scene from the Haunted Basement at the Soap Factory, which opens Oct. 1.



                                                                                                                                                     The gallery in the Colonial
                                                                                                                                                  Warehouse, 212 3rd Ave. N.
                                                                                                                                                  Suite 140, is open Monday–
                                                                                                                                                  Friday, 10 a.m.–4 p.m. and
                                                                                                                                                  by appointment. For more
                                                                                                                                                  information, visit inter-
                                                                                                                                                  actcenter.com or contact
                                                                                                                                                  curator Welles Emerson
                                                                                                                                                  at 339-5145.


                                                                           The Haunted                                                            a multi-faith
                                                                           Basement                                                               prayer service for
                                                                                                                                                  respect
                                                                                                                                                  Central Lutheran is
                                                                                                                                                  hosting a special service,
                                                                           By SaraH MCKenzie                  514 2nd St. SE. Tours of the        “Minnesotans Standing
                                                                                                              Haunted Basement are avail-         Together,” on Tuesday,
                                                                                      The crew behind         able between 6 p.m. and             Sept. 28 at 7 p.m.
                                                                                      this year’s             midnight. Tickets are $20              The prayer service was
                                                                                      Haunted Base-           and visitors must be 18 and         organized in response
                                                                           ment at the Soap Factory           older and sign a waiver to          to anti-Islam speech and
                                                                           promises to “test the              take a tour. For more details       anxiety around the state
                                                                           limits of what visitors can        on the Haunted Basement,            and country.
                                                                           stomach.”                          visit soapfactory.org.                 The service will feature
                                                                              The art gallery will be                                             people from many faith
                                                                           home to the freaky exhibit                                             traditions, including
                                                                           Oct. 1–31. In its fourth                                               Buddhists, Christians,
                                                                           year, the Haunted Base-            evolution                           Hindus, Jews and Muslims,
                                                                           ment has taken on the              Interact Gallery’s new              according to a news
                                                                           theme of “distortion.”             exhibit “Evolution”                 release from the Minnesota
                                                                              “The disturbing master-         features work by 75 visual          Council of Churches.
                                                                           minds behind the project           artists who reflected on               “We search for the
                                                                           will have both new and             the process of change over          common ground upon
                                                                           returning participants             time in their artwork.              which to build the common
                                                                           reeling from the cold genius          The artists use portraits,       good,” said Rev. Peg Chem-
                                                                           and the unforgiving luster of      dreams, landscapes and ordi-        berlin, executive director
                             FREE ADMISSION                                each new terror,” according        nary objects in their art to        of the Minnesota Council
                                                                           to a release on the project.       explore evolutionary forces.        of Churches and president
                                                                              The terrifying narrative           The Interact Center for          of the National Council of
            OVER 40 SCHOOLS | GOODIE BAGS                                  for the Haunted Basement           the Visual and Performing           Churches. “We find that in
                                                                                                                                                  our shared values.”
                                                                           has humankind moving               Arts in the North Loop is
                                                                           underground to avoid “a            a professional-level visual            Parking is free for the
                 DOOR PRIZES | BRING THE KIDS                              cancerous infestation”
                                                                           spreading around the
                                                                                                              arts studio and theater
                                                                                                              serving artists with disabili-
                                                                                                                                                  event at Central Lutheran,
                                                                                                                                                  333 12th St. S. It runs
                                                                           globe. While the human             ties. It’s the only organiza-       until 8 p.m. A recep-
                                                                           population hopes to find           tion of its kind in the nation.     tion featuring resources
                       FACE PAINTING | MAGICIAN                            refuge underground, they              More than 100 artists are        that can help build more
                                                                           are instead forced to deal         associated with Interact,           respect in the community
                                                                           with a subterranean culture        ranging in age from 22 to 94.       will follow the service.
                                 YO-YOs | AND MORE                         pulsating with evil forces.
                                                                              “In the subterranean
                                                                           world of permanent night,
                                                                           man’s worst impulses prove
                                                                           even more powerful than
                                                                           anyone had dared imagine,”
                                                                           promoters of the Haunted
                                                                           Basement wrote. “A new
                                    SPONSORED BY                           society of violence, fear and
                                                                           evil has begun to fester in
                                                                           these pits of suffering, in
                                                                           which new currencies are
                                                                                                                                                                     One of the
                                                                           based on the refuse of the                                                                featured
                                                                           abandoned world, and a                                                                    paintings
                                                                                                                                                                     in the
                                                                           shortage of food has turned                                                               “Evolution”
                                                                           humans into livestock.”                                                                   show.
                                                                              The Soap Factory is at                                                                 Submitted
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  City council actions                                                                                                                                    "I've been a happy resident at
                                                                                                                                                          Augustana senior apartments
                                                              plan. The cities are looking
                                                                                                                                                          for 21 years.
                                                              for new ways to leverage                                                                    This campus has everything
                                                              public investment with                                                                      from independent living to
                                                              private capital.
                                                                                                                                                          a care center.
                                                              Thinc.Leader:                                                                               I researched many places,
                                                              recognition Program                                                                         and I chose Augustana. Not
                                                              for Local Businesses                                                                        only is it more affordable—
SePT. 24 MeeTinG                                                 The cities plan to recog-
                                                                                                                                                          but there’s more here.

Minneapolis
                                                              nize corporate leadership
                                                                                                                                                          It’s just a better value."
                                                              in green manufacturing.
                                                                                                -June, Resident at Augustana Apartments of Minneapolis

and St. Paul                                                  Budget OK’d                         Experience the Augustana difference.
                                                                                                                                                           Our Main Street Commons
                                                                                                                                                           Creates Care Free Living
                                                                                                                                                            • Senior Care Clinic
agree to grow
                                                              for Downtwn                         Call today to schedule a personal tour
                                                              improvement                                                                                   • Pharmacy
                                                                                                  and a complimentary lunch. Come by
                                                              District                                                                                      • Caribou Coffee Cafe
                                                                                                  yourself or bring a friend.
green economy                                                 The City Council approved
                                                              a roughly $6.3 million              Call today 612-238-5255
                                                                                                                                                            • Credit Union
                                                                                                                                                            • Grocery Store
                                                              budget to get the Down-                                                                       • Beauty Salon/Barber Shop
                                                              town Improvement District          SPECIAL: Reserve an apartment by November 30th and receive $500
By jaKe weyer                  them succeed and grow.”        (DID) through 2011.
                                                                 About $5.5 million of
                                  A 16-member steering                                                                     Augustana Apartments of Minneapolis
The Minneapolis City           committee will guide           that money will come from
                                                              service charges assessed to
                                                                                                                           1510 11th Ave S Minneapolis, MN 55404
Council Sept. 24 unani-        the effort. It will include
                                                              properties in the area. The                                  www.augustanacare.org
mously approved a joint-       representatives from the
powers agreement with          mayors’ offices, planners      rest will come from Nicollet
St. Paul to attract, retain    from both cities, statewide    Mall Improvement Mainte-
and grow green-manu-           or regional economic           nance & Operation credits,
facturing businesses and       development staff, industry    some Hennepin County
jobs. The St. Paul council     professionals and others.      properties within the
approved the measure a            The Thinc.GreenMSP          district and other sources.
couple of days earlier.        plan includes five strategic      Much of the budget pays
   Branded Thinc.              initiatives:                   for the DID’s ambassa-
GreenMSP, the effort was                                      dors, who patrol and clean                              Schools of Graduate


                                                                                                                                                         Turn over a
first announced in June,                                      sidewalks, answer ques-                                 & Professional
                               Buy Green: Local
                                                              tions and address safety                                Programs
but Minneapolis Mayor R.T.     Government Green


                                                                                                                                                          new leaf!
Rybak said the partnership     Purchasing Partnership
                                                              issues, among myriad
has existed informally for       Minneapolis and St.          other functions.
much longer.                   Paul will work together to


                                                                                                       Attend an
   “Saint Paul and Minne-      expand green-purchasing
apolis have been working       policies in the region.        nrP plan approved
together for years to help


                                                                                                       Information Session
                                                              for north Loop
green businesses grow,         Green Town: incentives
and this formal agreement      for the Built environment      The City Council approved
gives us one more impor-          The cities will work        allocating $293,007 in
                                                              Neighborhood Revital-
                                                                                                       to learn how going back to school can
tant tool to position our      together to promote
cities as national leaders,”   environmentally friendly       ization Program (NRP)

                                                                                                       advance your career & your life!
Rybak said.                    building standards. St.        funding to the Warehouse
   Rybak and St. Paul          Paul already has a green       District North Loop Asso-
Mayor Chris Coleman            building policy. Minneap-      ciation for its phase-two
partnered in 2006 to boost     olis is working on one.        community action plan.                   Saint Mary’s staff will be on hand to answer any
                                                                 The plan dedicates
green manufacturing. The
                                                              70 percent of the funding                questions you might have about our Bachelor’s,
launch of Thinc.GreenMSP       re:Purpose: Match
spawned from that and          existing industrial zones      to home improvement                      Master’s, Specialist & Doctoral programs.
allows the cities to share     with Green assets              programs for condo-
                                                              minium associations and
staff and resources toward        Recruiting new, green
                                                              owners. The rest is slated                                 Oakdale Center:
their common goal.             businesses is a priority.
   “We have terrific busi-     The cities are also iden-      for investment in parks                       Tuesday, October 12th • 5:00p.m. – 7:00p.m.
nesses in both Minneapolis     tifying areas for “smart       and green space, business                             7200 Hudson Boulevard N, Suite 200, Oakdale
and Saint Paul that provide    growth,” such as sites near    and commercial develop-
                                                              ment, traffic safety efforts,
good jobs to residents to      public transit.
                                                              crime prevention and the                                 Rochester Center:
produce products that are
environmentally friendly,”     early-Stage Financing:         hiring of a consultant to                    Thursday, October 14th • 5:00p.m. – 7:00p.m.
said City Council Member       Finance Program through        help develop and                                           1926 Collegeview Drive SE, Rochester
Elizabeth Glidden (8th         Local investment Bank          implement plans.
Ward). “We are excited           Finding private funds to                                                            Apple Valley Center:
about actively helping         help startups is part of the
                                                                                                          Wednesday, October 20th • 5:00p.m. – 7:00p.m.
                                                                                                                           14200 Cedar Avenue, Apple Valley


   Scene                                                                                                              Twin Cities Campus:
                                                                                                            Tuesday, October 26th • 5:00p.m. – 7:00p.m.
                                                                                                                             2500 Park Avenue, Minneapolis
                                                                     Downtown resident
                                                                     Sanford L. Moore leads
                                                                     the cast of Always &
                                                                     Forever in rehearsal.
                                                                                                                      Minnetonka Center:
                                                                     The popular tale of                   Thursday, October 28th • 5:00p.m. – 7:00p.m.
                                                                     barbershop friendship,
                                                                     set to the tunes of                                12450 Wayzata Boulevard, Minnetonka
                                                                     vintage R&B from
                                                                     the ’60s and ’70s,
                                                                     had its run extended              For current program offerings at each location, visit the program website
                                                                     an additional four                or www.smumn.edu.
                                                                     weeks due to popular
                                                                     demand. The show

                                                                                                       Call toll-free (866) 437-2788 or visit
                                                                     closes October 10.
                                                                     (Clockwise from far

                                                                                                       www.smumn.edu/openhouse to RSVP today!
                                                                     left) Jackson Hurst,
                                                                     Julius C. Collins III,
                                                                     T. Mychael Rambo,
                                                                     Dennis Spears and
                                                                     (at piano) Sanford
                                                                     L. Moore.
                                                                     Su b m i t t e d p h OtO
                                                                     by Lauren b.
                                                                     p h OtO g ra p h y
4 / September 27–October 10, 2010 / downtownjournal.com



  Biz buzz
                                                                                                                                                        owns rights to all patents,     Spong celebrated its 20th
                                                                                                                                                        present and future.             anniversary on Sept.
                                                                                                                                                           The team of engineers        17, welcoming friends,
                                                                                                                                                        and inventors that created      employees and clients to a
                                                                                                                                                        Tetra KO includes a             rooftop party at its offices
                                                                                                                                                        20-year firefighter from        at 110 N. 5th St.
                                                                                                                                                        Woodbury named Terry               The 200-plus staff has
                                                                                                                                                        Lund. Lund and his wife         won 11 “PRWeek” Awards,

eco-friendly                                                                                                                                            were in a running club
                                                                                                                                                        with Ruth and his wife.
                                                                                                                                                                                        58 Public Relations Society
                                                                                                                                                                                        of America’s Silver Anvils,

firefighting foam
                                                                                                                                                           According to Ruth, who       38 Bronze Anvils and was
                                                                                                                                                        has 20 years of experience      recently named “Agency of
                                                                                                                                                        founding and running start-     the Year” by trade journal

wins Mn Cup                                                                                                                                             ups, Lund’s wife “told me,
                                                                                                                                                        Hey, my husband and some
                                                                                                                                                                                        “The Holmes Report.”

                                                                                                                                                        guys have invented this
                                                                                                                                                        product, would you come
                                                                                                                                                        over and take a look and
                                                                                                                                                                                        Chipotle adds
By GreGOry j. SCOTT                        to attend the upcoming                                                                                       give us your opinion?           third Downtown
                                           Minnesota Venture &                                                                                             “After I did the research,   location
A Downtown-based start-                    Finance Conference.                                                                                          it became very, very clearOut with the old burritos,
up that manufacturers an                      Not that EarthClean,                                                                                      to me that the technology and in with the new.
innovative, environmen-                    founded in March 2009,                                                                                       they had was seriously       Chiptole Mexican Grill
tally safe fire retardant has              really needed the money.                                                                                     game-changing for the fireInc., has signed a lease for
won this year’s Minnesota                  CEO and founder Doug                                                                                         industry,” Ruth said.     a third Downtown loca-
Cup, an annual entrepre-                   Ruth has reportedly already                                                                                     He estimates that      tion, pledging to take over
neurial contest honoring                   raised $1 million to help                                                                                    fire departments spend    the ground-level space at
“Minnesota’s Top Break-                    bring EarthClean’s Tetra                                                                                     approximately $400 millionU.S. Bank Plaza vacated
through Business Idea.”                    KO product to market.                                                                                        on firefighting foams     this summer by Baja Sol
   At a Sept. 13 ceremony,                    “We did it for visibility,”                                                                               and nearly $90 million    Tortilla Grill.
EarthClean, which offices                  he said. “We felt it was                                                                                     on toxic retardants each     The new Chiptole restau-
in the North Loop, was                     a good opportunity for                                                                                       year. “There’s a great    rant will be one of the
awarded $40,000 in total                   us to show the state that                                                                                    market opportunity — and  largest in the city, at 3,700
                                                                                                                               Su b m i t t e d p h OtO
seed capital — $20,000                     innovation in this state,        A firefighter tests the Tetra KO product.                                   demand,” he said.         square feet. Scheduled to
for the Cup’s grand prize                  inventions happening in                                                                                                                open in December, it will
and $20,000 more as the                    garages around the state,                                                                                                              be the 51st Chipotle in the
Clean Tech and Renewable                   is still alive and well. I       pumped through fire hoses              departments.                                                   state.
Energy Division winner.                    couldn’t think of a better       and other equipment to                    Ruth says his company             Carmichael Lynch
                                                                                                                                                                                     Baja Sol chose not to
The seed money was just a                  way to do that than the          produce a cool, dense                  has already manufac-                 Spong turns 20            renew its lease, which
portion of a total prize that              Minnesota Cup.”                  steam that can suffocate a             tured 10,000 pounds of               One of the most esteemed  expired at the end of July.
includes a slew of start-up                   Tetra KO is a biodegrad-      blaze more efficiently than            the product and that in              public relations firms in The company is remod-
services, from profes-                     able powder that makes           plain water. The product               six weeks EarthClean                 the nation, Downtown-     eling its City Center loca-
sional legal and accounting                water more adhesive              is currently being beta                 CelticThunderBW14DTJ:Layout 1 9/16/10 2:15 PM Page 1
                                                                                                                   will begin selling Tetra             based Carmichael Lynch    tion instead.
assistance to a scholarship                to surfaces. It can be           tested by six local fire               KO for profit. EarthClean


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                                                                                                                                    Letters to the editor
                                                                                                                                 Hot about hot dish?                                                            prickly topics but don't get carried
                                                                                                                                 I enjoyed your article “Then and now:                                          away (you know your readers, who
                                                                                                                                 A day downtown.” When I got to the                                             are picking up the local news between
                                                                                                                                 end of the “Then” story, however, I                                            reading a lot else).
                                                                                                                                 realized the fictional character was not                                          That is what I have always wanted
                                                                                                                                 from Minnesota, because she said she                                           to write to you about. I became a
                                                                                                                                 would “bring a casserole.” Everyone                                            solid fan when you used to run the
                                                                                                                                 knows a true Minnesotan would bring                                            pieces about lunchtime walking tours.
                                                                                                          Best Buy finally
                                                                                                          has a Downtown         a “hot dish.”                                                                  What prompted me to finally write
                                                                                                          presence,                                                                                             is your new addition, Neighborhood
                                                                                                          though only                                                                                           Sketchbook. This is such a treat that it
                                                                                                          in the form of                                                                             Kat Zett
                                                                                                          an automated                                                                             Downtown     actually provides me with a moment's
                                                                                                          kiosk in the IDS                                                                                      respite, a mental cup of tea. The artist
                                                                                                          Center.
                                                                                                          p h OtO by
                                                                                                                                                                                                                is excellent and clever and thoughtful.
                                                                                                          gregOry j.
                                                                                                          ScOt t
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Loved the woman on the bench in
                                                                                                                                 Props for the DTj                                                              Loring Park and the one in Restaurant
                                                                                                                                 I am a regular reader of your Down-                                            Alma's kitchen where greatness also
                                                Sale shopping hours are              machine is located on the                                                                                                  comes in small “boxes.”
       walker art Center                      11 a.m.–6 p.m. Friday and              ground level, right near the
                                                                                                                                 town Journal and find it exceptionally
                                                                                                                                 useful. Your writers are thoughtful                                               Sorry to be lengthy with my thanks.
       Shop announces                         Sunday, 10 a.m.–6 p.m.                 exit onto Nicollet Mall.                                                                                                   I am grateful for the sight of the DTJ
                                                                                                                                 without being dull — well, they are
       big sale                               Saturday.                                 According to IDS Center                                                                                                 every few weeks.
                                                                                                                                 very good writers! The coverage and
       The Walker Art Center                                                         leasing director Linda
                                                                                                                                 maps and details are totally current and
       Shop has long been the                                                        Solberg, the kiosk is the                                                                                                                                       Sarah Renner
                                                                                                                                 often advanced, and you cover impor-
       impulse-purchase capital                                                      closest thing Downtown                                                                                                                                             Downtown
                                              Best Buy plants                        will likely get to a Best Buy
                                                                                                                                 tant issues and don’t shy away from
       of Downtown, thanks to its
                                              self-serve kiosk                       retail store. Solberg said that
       brilliant ability to disguise
       routine necessity with
                                              in iDS Center                          Best Buy has for the
       clever design. Sure, you’ve            It’s not exactly the Best              moment abandoned any
       probably got like 10 power             Buy Downtown leaders                   plans to possibly open a new
                                              had hoped for. But the                 store in the city’s center.
       strips. But do you have one                                                                                                  editor’s note
       shaped like a stick man?               Richfield, Minn.-based                    Best Buy launched the
                                                                                     vending machines in 2008                       Stay tuned for a revamped Journal debuting Oct. 11. We're expanding the Jour-
       Didn’t think so.                       retailer can now claim a
                                                                                     at 12 major U.S. airports.                     nal's coverage area into Northeast Minneapolis. We're thrilled to soon be serving
          During the first                    presence in the core of the
                                                                                     Its partner in the venture                     readers in this very dynamic part of the city. The newspaper will continue to
       weekend of October all                 city, if a very small one.
                                                                                     is Zoom Systems, a San                         feature all the news about Downtown you've come to expect from us over the
       those quirky items are                    The electronics giant
                                                                                     Francisco-based company.                       years. Now we'll be adding compelling stories about communities in Northeast
       going to get hugely less               has installed a “Best Buy
                                                                                        Zoom also runs a line                       to our mix, covering everything from the arts to unique independent businesses
       expensive. The Shop has                Express” kiosk in IDS
                                                                                     of machines that sells                         in the area. The centerpiece of the Oct. 11–24 edition will be a comprehensive
       announced its first ever               Crystal Court. The touch-
                                                                                     Apple electronics at                           guide to Minneapolis schools.
       “SUPER SALE,” from Oct.                screen vending machine                                                                                                                                                                          — Sarah McKenzie
       1–Oct. 3. Discounts will               allows passers-by to                   Macy’s department stores,
       go as deep as 90 percent               purchase all sorts of Best             including the store in
       on some items, including               Buy products, from cheap               downtown Minneapolis,
       art books, jewelry, toys               phone chargers to $300                 across from IDS Center.
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downtownjournal                         Community notebook
      Volume 42, Issue 20
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                      jake Weyer
                                      on long-awaited
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                 Staff writers
                dylan thomas           /
                                      / The “nature play” site could be
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                      nick halter
                  612-436-5088
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                                                                                                                              A rendering of the new playground. The design aims to interest kids in history
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                  gregory j. Scott    By GreGOry j. SCOTT                             Rice Parkway, formerly the site
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                                      No more mini-van trips across                   been tightly designed to stoke          is designated as both a national         Loop. But without a designated
                                      the river. The kids of the North                interest among kids in environ-         and local historic district.             place for them to play, Larsson
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     caleb Williams, Sarah primus     Loop are finally getting their                  mental stewardship and historic            In a statement announcing the         and other parents have had to
               and alyssa graham      own place to play, in their own                 awareness. A so-called “nature          construction, the Minneapolis            organize monthly play dates
                                      neighborhood.                                   play” area, the park promises a         Park and Recreation Board wrote,         inside condo party rooms, or
   Contributing Photographer             Pre-construction activities for              play stream, where children can         “In an era where many children           have their kids commute to play-
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portion of their proceeds to                                               has finally snagged buyer.
the project, several major               Valspar celebrates                   Arnie Gregory, of local
                                                                                                                neighborhood sketchbook
donors have also pledged                 charitable                        firm Greco Development,
support, including Land-                 milestone with                    has signed a purchase
scape Structures, Bobbie                 house of paint cans               agreement for the Holden
and Steve’s Autoworld,                                                     Building at 607 Wash-
                                         On Sept. 14, Valspar, the
RCP Shelters, Inc., DuMor                                                  ington Ave. N., a 181,000
                                         Downtown-based paint and
Furnishings, Inc., Target,                                                 square-foot warehouse
                                         coatings company, donated
Surface America and Three                                                  that dates back to 1910.
                                         its one millionth can of paint
Rivers Park District.                                                      Gregory plans to convert
                                         to Habitat for Humanity
   The Park Board also                                                     the building into 120
                                         — enough paint to freshen
plans to garner some                                                       apartments, half afford-
                                         up 250,000 houses. To
national attention for the                                                 able and half market rate.
                                         celebrate, Valspar erected
playground. This October,                                                  His is the latest attempt
                                         a life-size, two-story house,
when national park                                                         to capitalize on what
                                         built entirely of paint cans,
service delegates descend                                                  many consider an intense,
                                         in the parking lot adjacent
on Minneapolis for the                                                     unmet demand for rentals
                                         to its building. Minneapolis
annual National Recreation                                                 in the Downtown area.
                                         and St. Paul mayors R.T.
and Parks Association                                                      But unlike the recent
                                         Rybak and Chris Coleman
congress, the 4th Avenue                                                   Village Green project
                                         joined leaders of Valspar
playground will be their                                                   across from the Guthrie,
                                         and Habitat for Humanity
official “Leave It Better”                                                 whose luxury studios                                                                                                                i L L u S t r at i O n b y
                                         in a colorful media event
project. Delegates will                                                    start at $1,000 per month,
                                         Downtown.
volunteer to help install                                                  Gregory’s building is
                                            Valspar first began
some of the playground’s                                                   unique in its commitment
                                         providing paint and services
equipment — and hope-                                                      to keeping half its units
                                         to the Twin Cities chapter of
fully take some of its ideas                                               affordable.                       get more rent for these                    earlier this year, has been                        Tension Envelope building
                                         Habitat in 1979. A national
back to their communities.                                                    Asked why he wouldn’t          units […] because some                     key to making the renova-                          into the Second Street
                                         partnership was launched
   “We’re really trying to                                                 charge market rate for            of them only have one                      tion financially possible.                         Lofts, completed in 1996.
                                         in 2002, and then in 2008
knock it out of the ballpark,                                              the whole place — the             window.”                                      Gregory outlined plans
                                         the two groups teamed up
to be honest,” said Jennifer                                               building, a stone’s throw            The affordable designa-                 for the property at a recent
                                         to found “A Brush with
Ringold, the Park Board’s                                                  from Target Field, is in a        tion, Gregory said, also                   North Loop Planning and
                                         Kindness,” a revitalization                                                                                                                                       Date set for Sid
manager of public engage-                                                  prime neighborhood —              allows him to raise more                   Zoning meeting. His vision
                                         program that helps trans-
ment and citywide planning.                                                Gregory said it had to do         equity and take advantage                  includes 100 parking stalls                        statue dedication
                                         form neighborhoods by
“In some communities, they                                                 with windows.                     of the Low Income Housing                  in the first floor and base-                          The controversial Sid
                                         painting home exteriors and
just do something much                                                        “The building isn’t ideally    Tax Credit.                                ment levels of the building,                       Hartman statue, whose
                                         providing landscaping and
smaller, like tree plantings                                               set up for housing in that           A $12 to $14 million                    as well as a possible restau-                      design raised questions
                                         minor repairs.
or putting down wood-                                                      it’s a big box and has a          mortgage, along with                       rant tenant for the build-                         last month of advertising
chips. We’re really looking                                                lot of square footage to          federal and state historic                 ing’s annex space. Each                            in public art, will be out
at this as an opportunity                                                  cover with few window             tax credits, and tax-incre-                floor of the warehouse will                        on the street on Oct. 6,
                                         new apartments
to showcase a nature play                                                  openings,” he wrote in            ment financing from the                    house 20 units.                                    according to statue
theme in an urban setting
                                         going into vintage
                                                                           an e-mail. “We are unable         City of Minneapolis, will                     Past Greco renovations                          designer Nick Legeros.
and historic interpretation,             north Loop                                                          finance the deal. The total                include the conversion of                             A dedication ceremony is
                                                                           to get more windows on
as well as bringing a new                warehouse                         three of the four elevations      project budget is estimated                the former YMCA in down-                           being planned for the install,
facility to a community that             A choice piece of North Loop      of the building due to its        to be about $25 million.                   town Minneapolis into the                          which will take place on the
didn’t previously have one.”             building stock that has long      historical nature. There-         A new historic tax-credit                  LaSalle Apartments in 1995                         corner of 6th Street and
                                         languished on the market          fore, I don’t think we can        program, passed into law                   and the rehab of the former                        1st Avenue North.



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             f r O m pa g e 1                                                                                                                                                                 copies and tried to sell each
                                                                                                                                                                                              issue for a nickel.
including her trip to the                                                                                                                                                                        Soon she faced some
Soviet Union to document                                                                                                                                                                      competition. Her brothers
the sister-city negotiations                                                                                                                                                                  Tony and Tommy decided to
between Duluth and Petro-                                                                                                                                                                     create a competing publica-
zavodsk. She was at the                                                                                                                                                                       tion, “Magapaper,” a half
paper during other major                                                                                                                                                                      magazine, half newspaper
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establishment of the BWCA                                                                                                                                                                     of color, short stories and
and the Congdon murders.                                                                                                                                                                      pictures. It was sort of a
   When she got her start at                                                                                                                                                                  USA Today ahead of its time,
the newspaper in the mid-                                                                                                                                                                     Hertzel noted in her book.
1970s, men dominated the                                                                                                                                                                         Her brothers soon tired
newsroom and women were                                                                                                                                                                       of the publishing life, but
primarily relegated to the                                                                                                                                                                    she carried on, ultimately
features department. Shortly                                                                                                                                                                  finding her way into the
after she got hired, the News                                                                                                                                                                 News Tribune newsroom.
Tribune hired its first female                                                                                                                                                                   “I don’t think back all
sports reporter who went on                                                                                                                                                                   that often to the days of
to become a city editor and                                                                                                                                                                   scanner paper and old guys
later work for Bloomberg.                                                                                                                                                                     in fedoras, but when I do, it
   During her tenure Hertzel                                                                                                                                                                  is with great fondness and
and other women, like                                                                                                                                                                         with a feeling of enormous
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a professor at the Missouri                                                                                                                             p h OtO by ca L e b W i L L i a m S   the book. “… It has been
                                  Star Tribune books editor Laurie Hertzel in her office with a copy of her new book, “News to Me: Adventures of an Accidental Journalist.”                   a fortuitous career all the
School of Journalism),
had a hand in expanding                                                                                                                                                                       way through — begun by
the definition of news to     news editor and columnist.               reading habits of people all             Throughout her career,               As for the future of the                 accident and continued
include more stories on          Although she grew up                  over the region.                      Hertzel has invested a lot           news business, Hertzel is                   through enormous amounts
social issues.                in Duluth and for years                     When asked what advice             of time and energy into              optimistic.                                 of energy and passion, and a
   Hertzel started as news-   resisted leaving the area                she’d give young people               improving her writing skills.           “I don’t think journalism                huge amount of luck.”
room clerk and went on to     despite seeing so many of                considering a career in               She’s attended many work-            can go away in a democ-                        As for what she hopes
wear several different hats   her colleagues leave the                 journalism, she hesitated             shops and dabbled in fiction         racy,” she said. “You have                  people get out of reading
at the newspaper, including   city for larger newspapers               and acknowledged that so              writing, too. She’s earned           to have journalism or you                   her memoir, she’s got a few
librarian, copy editor, beat  across the country, she ulti-            much has changed since she            many awards for her work,            don’t have a democracy. …                   goals. For one, she wants to
reporter, feature writer,     mately took a job at Minne-              started in the industry. Her          including the Thomas Wolfe           What I hope doesn’t go away                 convey how much fun she
                              sota Monthly after nearly                career path has been unique.          Fiction Prize.                       is the storytelling part of it              has had working in news-
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accidental journalist,” visit role that gives her the                  “Because I couldn’t imagine           reporting. You need a wealth         She launched her own                        we’ve come.”
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       By GreGOry j. SCOTT                            the Twins play — so much                                                                                                                                                                                        impress. Like the fact that
                                                      so that the team has hired                                                               tours, too, which the               details of the stadium. And                   is Lundegaard. For nearly            the stadium has only an
       “He said, ‘I’m looking for                     an army of tour guides to                                                                Metropolitan Sports                 a good deal of them he                        20 years, in the 1970s and           8-acre “footprint,” but that
       guys who like baseball and                     accommodate the demand                                                                   Commission organized.               recruited from Senior Soft-                   1980s, he was the film               it blooms out to 12-acres
       are good bullsh**ers,’ and I                   for behind-the-scenes                                                                    But, according to Target            ball, a 15-week intramural                    critic for the Star Tribune.         near its crown.
       raised my hand twice.”                         peeks.                                                                                   Field Tour Coordinator              league he plays in reserved                   He’s spent the same                     The most impressive
         Meet Bob L., Target                             Along with 30 or                                                                      Rick Olson, whose position          for players over 50.                          amount of time in Senior             detail?
       Field tour guide.                              so exceptionally well                                                                    was created just this year,           “A lot of cases, these                      Softball, where he claims               “The topiaries on the
         Like the boost in                            informed Twins fans,                                                                     “It was a pretty limited            guys are college professors                   he dazzles as an outfielder          [Target] Plaza,” Lunde-
       Downtown hotel profits                         Bob L. spent his summer                                                                  tour program over there,            or radio broadcasters,”                       and bats left-handed.                gaard says. “There are
       or the two-for-one,                            leading strangers through                                                                because it obviously wasn’t         Olson said. “Guys that                        (“Very beneficial in the 75          nine of them, 40-feet high
       game-day drink special at                      the facility, watching them                                                              as popular.”                        are used to standing up in                    and over games, because              each. They’re in the shape
       McKenzie’s, Bob is one of                      gawk at seldom-seen areas                                                                   Such is not the case at          front of a crowd and giving                   I get a good start going             of inverted baseball bats.
       those pleasantly unex-                         like the press box and the                                                               Target Field. Olson esti-           a presentation.”                              to first. I beat out a lot of        And each one is lit per
       pected results of the new                      dugouts. Visitors even get                                                               mates that 70 percent of              Take Bob L. If his                          grounders.”)                         inning for home games
       stadium. For the first time                    to step out on the warning                                                               the time slots have thus far        rascally irreverence                             Lundegaard’s met Dustin           at night. So the people
       since almost anyone can                        track. When there isn’t                                                                  sold out.                           sounds familiar, it’s prob-                   Hoffman. He’s interviewed            passing the stadium can
       remember, the public is                        a home game, the tours                                                                      The guides Olson hires           ably because you used                         humorist S. J. Perelman,             tell what stage the game is
       enthusiastically curious                       happen four times a day.                                                                 are paid employees,                 to read it regularly in the                   who wrote comedy scripts             in. Isn’t that nice?”
       about the facility where                          The Metrodome offered                                                                 schooled thoroughly in the          newspaper. His last name                      for the Marx Brothers.




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                                                                 coveR sToRY                             LInebackeR q&a

                                          Height: 6-1 weight: 245 age: 30 College: maryland                                                Height: 6-3 weight: 244 age: 31 College: Kansas State
                                                   Drafted: 2003, 40th overall, by the Vikings                                                         Drafted: 2002, 71st overall, by the chargers




e.j.henderson benleber




     i gotta ask, how’s the leg doing?                                                                                         with the famed williams wall and with jared allen, you
        i feel good. back to 90, 95 percent. i think the rest will just come with reps, game                                    guys have some pretty colorful group of guys on the
        experience. but i feel good.                                                                                              defensive squad. are you all having as much fun as we
                                                                                                                                   think you’re having?
     at least it got you a great nickname, the Bionic Man.                                                                         i think it’s even more fun than what people realize. you see
       Oh, Lord.                                                                                                                   what we do on the field and you hear some stories, but to
                                                                                                                                   be in this locker room everyday? just hearing all the bS that
     no, it’s good. it’s right up there with the famed williams wall. Speaking of, with                                           happens. We were just laughing today, when you walk into this
     those guys and with jared allen, you guys have some pretty colorful characters on                                          locker room, you gotta have thick skin, because we will pick on
     the defensive squad. are you all having as much fun as we think you’re having?                                           everybody. but that makes it all the more fun.

       We try to. We definitely got some characters. Like coach joe [Woods, defensive backs
                                                                                                         Has jared taken you out hunting yet?
       coach] says, we got some characters with character. and j. a. is definitely one of
       the biggest. but it’s fun. it’s definitely fun coming into work everyday and working with           i haven’t. i don’t know if i have enough chest hair to go out with
       those guys. i think they’ll make the season go by fast and fun.                                     him. you know, he’s out there with bowie knives getting up
                                                                                                           close and personal. i tend to keep my distance. you know,
     So has jared taken you out hunting yet?                                                               with guns.

       nah, i haven’t been out hunting yet. but i’ve been hearing                                        Do you try to squeeze in a few hunting trips?
       some good bear stories.
                                                                                                           i still enjoy a good hunt. i grew up pheasant hunting as much
     * you were the Vikings’ Community Man of the year last                                                as i could in South dakota. then i picked up turkey hunting
     year. any moments from last year’s community service                                                  from my father-in-law in the last couple of years. i’ve bagged a
     that particularly stand out?                                                                          couple of turkeys.

       We had the boys come over here [to Winter park] for a                                             Do you ever come hang out Downtown?
       camp. i think it was nice, cause a lot of those kids don’t get
       chances to come to a facility like this and see this kind of environment. especially                i’ve checked out some shows at first ave. Who was it? the fray. i remember the
       after the season that we had. for those kids to come in and experience that, i think it             stage set. yeah, i do enjoy catching the live performances. and i like to eat out. my
       was really moving for them.                                                                         wife and i hit up uptown and downtown quite a bit.

                                                                                                                             Have you checked out any Twins games?
     How did they react?
                                                                                                                               i have. i love the stadium. i think it’s fantastic. Of course it helps
       Shocked. Surprised. We took them up in the lunch room, gave them some food. they
                                                                                                                                that they have one of the best home records in all of baseball, so
       really enjoyed that experience, and we were really happy to provide that for them.
                                                                                                                                you’re pretty much guaranteed when you go, you’re going to see
                                                                                                                               them win. they’ve done an awesome job with that place.
                      Do you ever come Downtown for the social scene? any places you
                       like to frequent?
                                                                                                                             you were out in San Diego for a few
                       Oh yeah. the dakota jazz club, that’s where you’ll spot me and my                                   years playing with the Chargers. a
                       wife. they always have a pretty good meal, too. definitely catch the              little hard to leave all that sunshine behind?
                       shows there. i’m a big jazz fan. i’d give the dakota a shout-out as one
                                                                                                           yeah, the grey skies, after about my third year,
                      of the best places downtown.
                                                                                                           i think i took it for granted that it would be sunny
                                                                                                           300 days out of the year. the hardest adjustment
     you came out here from Maryland, where you had played in college. what’s been
                                                                                                           was just coming back here in the wintertime and
     the biggest shock moving to Minneapolis?
                                                                                                           how dreary it can be. the fact that we come in this
       biggest shock? Of course it’s the winters. for everybody. even coming from the east                 building here with no windows in the basement,
       coast — we got a rough winter, but it’s not like these winters. you really gotta buckle             and you will not see the sun for several days of the
       down for three to five months and wait for the Spring to come. that’s been the                      week, coming in and going home.
       biggest thing.

     —
     * after volunteering early in his career with several downtown groups, including the
     boys and girls club of the twin cities and the minneapolis park and recreation board,
     henderson in 2007 donated $100,000 of his own money to found the e.j. henderson
     youth foundation. the foundation provides mentoring for at-risk youth.




 Tracking Tackles                                                                                    Tracking Tackles
     taking a look at e.j. Henderson’s game-by-game tackles during the last three seasons                taking a look at Ben Leber’s game-by-game tackles during the last three seasons

        2009       2008      2007       Season-ending injury                                                2009      2008       2007


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Flavors from
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                                                                                                                                                                   Cod cooked
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 By Ca r L a wa L D e M a r                                                               That would have been enough for two of us right there, but hey — so we also
                                                                                        divided the Bandera platter ($13), plated with dual heaps of stew — tender, long-
 So, this lady walks into a restaurant …                                                braised goat on the bone and beef tripe. They’re joined by a mound of diced, soft
    What sounds like the intro to a bad joke turned out to be the beginning of a        and tender fried sweet plantains, like potatoes gone to heaven, and a couple of
 terrific evening. The restaurant was La Colonia, a sweet, bright and tidy year-old     giant shrimp, ceviche style, ultrasweet and fresh and full of texture.
 mom-and-pop on Northeast Central. Mom comes from Ecuador, pop hails from                 Other offerings run the gamut from empanadas to lots of chicken, fish and beef-
 Colombia, and their extensive menu of home cooking covers both South American          steak renditions — and guinea pig (which I’ve enjoyed in Ecuador), if you order it
 kitchens. It’s simple, bounteous, and delivered (Ellie, from Cuenca, will be your      a day ahead — starting at $8.49. I’m coming back for the tuna-yucca soup, myself.
 server) with a smile that makes streetlights unnecessary on this stretch of Central.     The café offers a minimal, forget-about-it wine list, a couple of beers (we drank
    Greedy for as many tastes as we could muster, we went for two combination           Negro Modelo) and, best, an utterly amazing catalog of soft drinks, some from
 platters, both delivered on a bed of flaky rice. The Bandeja Paisa ($16) covered       Ecuador, others from Colombia. For dessert, we tried, and loved, a couple of
 the mound with a slender, tender slice of top sirloin, along with a lengthy link of    unfamiliar flavors: mine, a juice frothed with (your choice) milk or water. I chose
 Colombian sausage, which tasted, thrillingly, like a good chorizo. And another         tomate de arbol (translated as wine tree tomato), showcasing a sweet, slightly
 length of chicharron, aka cracklings, too wickedly salty and fatty to finish sans an   sharp, citrusy flavor. Loved it. My adventurous pal went for the Ecuadorian
 ambulance at the curb. But it’s balanced by a section of sweet plantain, sweeter       oatmeal drink — another thick, soda fountain-like treat that gave off a lemon-lime
 than its banana lookalike by far, and a creamy avocado half. Plus an ever-so-gently    overtone. Yum again.
 fried egg. Plus stewed beans, modestly heightened by onion and tomato. And an            Décor here is blessedly free from kitsch, simply a couple of paintings of fellow
 ultra-delicious corn cake, tender as a baking powder biscuit. Ellie delivers a dish    South Americans at work, a quiet TV humming in Spanish and just as quiet native
 of hot sauce for the daring Go ahead: It’s terrific — a blend of habaneros with        music. A flurry of Spanish from the Latin families spilling from adjoining booths
 tomatoes to smooth the delicious burn.                                                 added all the “décor” the sweet venue needed.

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          THe SOurCe
         By SaraH MCKenzie




       Shopping picks
       eight retailers that should be on your radar // Sure, it’s easy to jump in your
       car and hit a mall in the suburbs where parking is plentiful, but downtown and the
       nearby northeast shopping district have tons of great retailers worth perusing when
       you’re in the shopping mood. here are some spots to explore. you can find more
       retailer listings at downtownjournal.com/the source. if you have other favorite shops
       you want journal readers to know about please comment on our facebook page
       — facebook.com/dtjournal.


       1. FinnStyle has a new Glen-                     2. Hubert white has had a hand                3. Saks Off 5th is another great
       wood Avenue location — a                         in keeping men dapper in the                  shopping spot for the fashion-
       more spacious showroom than                      Twin Cities since 1916. Housed                forward folks in town. While
       previous homes in Gaviidae                       in a street-level space in the IDS            the prices are still steeper than
       Common and a space on Wash-                      Center, the men’s clothier carries            many other Downtown stores,
       ington Avenue. Since the Finns                   a collection of many impressive               shoppers can find many designer
       are sun-deprived for a good                      brands, including Agave, Diesel,              clothing items and accessories
       chunk of the year like us Minne-                 Ermenegildo Zegna and Gardeur,                at discounted prices from the
       sotans, it seems they make up for                to name a few. The retailer also              Saks Fifth Avenue stores. There
       it in their brightly colored designs             has an in-house tailor to make                are collections for men, women,
       and textiles. The store carries an               sure the suit fits properly. Bob              children and the home that
       extensive selection of glassware,                White, grandson of the original               are often 40 to 70 percent off
       kitchenware and textiles by the                  owner Hubert “Bert” White,                    original Saks prices.
       design-savvy Finns.                              and Brad Sherman have been                    —
                                                                                                      gaviidae common,
       —                                                managing the store for more than
                                                                                                      655 nicollet mall
       160 glenwood ave. n.                             30 years.
       866-617-6176                                                                                   333-7200
       finnstyle.com
                                                        —                                             off5th.com
                                                        idS center, 747 nicollet mall
                                                        339-9200                                                                                                                                                p h OtO by Sa ra h p r i m uS
                                                        hubertwhite.com                                                                               Shoppers at Parc Boutique on East Hennepin.




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employee rosters of the top 10 employers        staffing firm headquartered at 800 Nicollet                                                                                  JEWELERS
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Downtown businesses.                            customer service reps. We can’t find                                              Extensive Diamond & Colored Stone Selections
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of construction of new stores, the              two other top-ten Downtown employers                                             733 Marquette Ave, Suite 235  .  . (612) 339-5441                                                                                                                       226 Washington Ave N  .  .  .  .  .  .  . (612) 347-8000
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 3R




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     1S
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        ua                     EN                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           St A
                                                                                                                                 N




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             H




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         T
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              ST
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               ip
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              id




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   N
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Br
                                                                                         6TH AVE N                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               17


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              p
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  2N




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          3RD
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             A




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       R
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                ST
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    G
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        ST
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 N
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  N
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    TO




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Post Office
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         E




                                                                                    Henn Co
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        N




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      AV




                                                                                   Incinerator                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Main
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            AV




                                                                                                                                                                  Henn Co
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            T
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               E



                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         1S




                                                                                                                                                                  Env Serv
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    2
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  N




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      4th Street Ramp
                                                                                                                              Henn Co
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         (Garage C)                                              N
                                            5TH AVE N                                                                        Incinerator                                                                                                                                                                                                                                E                                                                                                                                                           Gateway
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     AV                                                                                                                                                               Park
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               D
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      N                                                    2N                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       1S
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Post Office
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      E




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     g R pts
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Main




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            p
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        am
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Pa ur ch
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  3R
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                3R
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     D




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Ch
                                                                                                                 7T
                         ROYALSTON AVE N




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         ST




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 E




                                                                                                                      H                                                     Target Field
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              AV




                                                                                                                            ST
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    N




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Fine
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  WA
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        IN




                                                                                                                                 N                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Line                                                                                                                                     S
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              EP




                                                     City of                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  HI
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                NG                                                                                       2N
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          N




                                                 Mpls-Royalston
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               4T                                                                                                                                                                     TO
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  EN




                                                  Maintenance                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   D                                                                                                                                                        Upper Lock
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    ST
                                                                                           ds




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                AV
                                                                                           n




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            ST                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            S
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                                                                                        Ha




                                                                                                                                                                                                                               5th Street Ramp
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   E
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                VE

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       S
                                                                                     g




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  (Garage B)                                                                                                                                     N                                                                                                                               Cancer                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Lock house
                                                                                    in




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          a
                                                                                   ar




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      la z




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Surviors
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              DA
                                                                              C




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Federal
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    eP
                                                                          &




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Park
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Office
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Minneapolis
                                                               a




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Bldg
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               rqu




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        S
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             5T
                                                            Sh




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Public Library                                                    D                                                                                  HI                                                              Re    e
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   iss
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     9
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       N




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         E      S
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               N




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        4T
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              E




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            H
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           AV




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  ST
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Th
OLDEN ST                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           e
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             pa




                     N                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       S                                                                                                                                                                                                         De
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       T




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      6T
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         MA




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         po
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    1S




                                                                         City of                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              t Ic
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           H
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        nA




                                                                       Mpls-Olson                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       in s                                                                      Xcel                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    eR
                                                                                                                                                           Garage A                                                                                                                                             ST                                   ep Art                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 ink
                                                                                                                                                   10




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    ow




                                                                        Property                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Energy
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Target Center                                                                                  N                          nn or                                                                                                                                                                     Henn Co
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   -T
                                                                                                                                                     TH




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               He t r f
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Mid




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Sky way Ramp                                                     Family Serv
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Cn                                                                           Xcel
                                                                                                                                                        ST




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              s                                                                                                                             Plaza
                                                                                                                                                                                                  9TH ST N




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           ve                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         M
                                                                                                                                                          N




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        ra
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      e ote
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Bld lic




                                                                                        GLENWOOD AVE                                                                                                                                                                                Th H                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               se y
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 ark
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Au w nto




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            b




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           um
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            g
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Se Pu




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Gateway
                                                                                                                                       Salvation                                                                                                                                                          Block e
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Do




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Municipal
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       ls
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     rv




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           WA
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Mp




                                                                                                                                         Army                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        US Court House                                                          Ramp
                                               City of                                                                                                                                                                                     First                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              S   HIN                                                                 2N
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       & Fed Bldg                                                                                                                                                                                                         D
                                                                       12TH ST N




                                           Mpls-Equipment
                                                                                                                        Salvation Catholic
                                                                                                                                                                7th Street Ramp                                                          Ave/ 7th                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Hotel                                                                                                                                                                                                GT                                                                     ST
                                                                                                                                                                   (Garage A)                                                            St. Entry                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Minneapolis
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         ON                                                                                S            Guthrie Theatre
                                                                                                                          Army Charities                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  AV
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           k




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Pantages
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           6T                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                E
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 H
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   eB




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Theat er                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                WA S
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             E




                    CURRIE AVE                                                                                          CURRIE AVE                                   BUSWAY                                                                                                                                                                                                                          ST                                                                                                         5T
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          AV




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             SH
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               e tt




                                                                                                                                                                                                                     8T                                                                                                                                                                                            S                                                                                                 H                                                                                                                                            Haaf                          3R
                                                                                                                                                                     Hawthorne                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           ST                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     I
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   IN




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  NG
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            rqu




                                                                                                                            Catholic
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          H                                                                                                                    Marriot                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               D
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          E



                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               S                                                                                                                                 Parking                                 ST
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             S
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            EP




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      TO
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Sta i re
                                                                                                                11TH ST N




                                                                                                                                                                     Trans Cntr
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          S




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       AV
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Ma




                                                                                                                            Charities                                                                                          ST
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              ti o




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Hotel                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Ramp                                          S
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              F




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         N
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   N




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     VE




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      VE




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         N                                                                                                 7T                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                AV
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       EN




                                                                                                                                                                                                                        A                                                                                                                                      City Center
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     ND




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Riverfront Municipal
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    In r t In                                                                                                                    H                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Minneapolis                                                                                                                                                                                                 E
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   DA
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  mm e




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Park and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    HA




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          One                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             S
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   H




                                                                                                                                                               Greyhound                                              t 'l s                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Parking Ramp
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Co viida
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      on




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               LA




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    S                                                                                                                                                                                                                                City Hall




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        S
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          M t                                                                                                              R
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       LL




                                                                                                                                                                  Bus                                                                                                                                                        Shop
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Pla adiss T                                                                                      9                                             Financial
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               3R




                                                                                                                                                                                                                           N                                                                                                                                S
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Ga




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         RT
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     MA




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   S
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                                                                                                         11




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                                                                                                                                                         Regency                                                                                                                                                                                                Church Christ                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         HCMC                       Central Free
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PA




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      11




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         S                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  8T
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  AV




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  H
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                                                                                                                                                                                                        Hotel
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        S




                                           Loring Park                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                ST
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       E




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             12




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                                                                                                                                                                                                 GRANT ST E                                                                                                                                      Convention Center                                                                                                                                                                 GR
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          AN
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   TE                                                                                                       D
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           AV




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              6




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Minneapolis
                                                                                                                                                                                                 14TH ST E                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               14TH ST E                                                                                                                              14TH ST E
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         HIGHWAY




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Convention Center
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             5TH AVE S




                                                                                                                14TH ST W
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            CHICAGO AVE




                                                                                                                                                                                            Music Box
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                                                                                          EARLY BIRD PARKING IS AVAILABLE AT:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          North
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       S
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Central
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  E
                                                                                                        School




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     North Central
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            4TH AVE S




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Bible
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               AV




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Bible College
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                                                                                                                                                                                                 15TH ST E                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  15TH ST E
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      15TH ST E
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                  15TH S
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                                                                                                                             Government 16TH ST E Ramp                                                                                                                                                                        •     Leamington Ramp                                                                                                                                                                 •         ABC Ramps                                                                                                                                                   •       Federal Courthouse
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                                                                                                                             415 S. 5th Street                                                                                                                                                                                    1001 2nd Avenue S.                                                                                                                                                                          1st Avenue N. & 2nd Avenue N.                                                                                                                                       333 3rd Avenue S.                                                                                                                                     HS
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                                                                                                                             424 S. 4th Street                                                                                                                                                            17TH ST E                 1111 Marquette Avenue                                                                                                                                                                     33 N. 9th Street
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                      D       AVE                                                                                                              PARKING                                                                                                     SKYWAY                                                                                                       LIGHT RAIL TRACK                                                                                                                                                  LIGHT RAIL STATION
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  BIRD PARKING IS OFFERED
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     COLUMBUS AVE
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      HIGHWAY 6
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     CLIFTON AVE




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   14TH AVE S
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              13TH AVE S




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           19TH ST E                                                                                                                                                                                                      19TH ST E
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    19TH ST E
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           10TH AVE S
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             4TH AVE S




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