Archive for News & Events

Blood Drive

Base Management is hosting a blood drive through Memorial Blood Centers on Wednesday July 21st from 10 am to 3 pm.  All participants will be entered in a drawing to win 1 of 2 weekend getaways to Lutsen Resort or 1 of 10 $100 Cabela’s gift cards from Memorial Blood […]

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Nice Ride!

Minneapolis launched the nation’s largest bike sharing program on June 10th. These are 700 bikes for sharing and 65 bike kiosks strategically located throughout the city for you to enjoy. These kiosks are conveniently located downtown Minneapolis, on the University of Minneapolis Campus, Uptown, Lyn-Lake, Midtown, Seward, Dinkytown, Cedar-Riverside, the West Bank, […]

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Bike Walk to Work Day

Thursday June 10th is Bike Walk to Work Day! We encourage you to participate in this citywide event.

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Metro Transit Ride FREE!

Metro transit offers free bus transportation on the Mall! Just look for a bus marked “Free Ride” and pay NO fare.

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Downtown Improvement District (DID)

The DID was formed in early 2009 and is on a mission to support, preserve, create and enhance a vibrant, competitive and thriving downtown that attracts and retains businesses, employees, residents and visitors.

Recently the DID has added 200+ planters and 140+ hanging baskets to Nicollet Mall, Hennepin Avenue, First Ave N, and 5th, 7th and 9th streets.

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Medtronic TC 1 Mile

The Medtronic TC 1 Mile will be held on the Plaza Thursday, May 13.  This is a great corporate team building event and a great way to encourage wellness in your corporation.  For additional information about this race please see go to

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Commuter Challenge

Dan McLaughlin from the Transportation Management Organization (TMO) will be at Marquette Plaza on May 6 from 11:30 am to 1 pm on the skyway level.

Download Commuter Challenge Info
Download Commuter Connection Resources

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