News By Category: Hennepin County
July 30, 2020
Hennepin County announced the allocation of $10 million towards a new round of emergency relief funding for small businesses impacted by COVID-19. Eligible businesses can apply for grants of up to $15,000 to support emergency relief and costs associated with reopening under new public health guidelines.
July 20, 2020
To better distinguish travel lanes from bike lanes, Hennepin County is testing the use of “mumble strips” on Glenwood Ave between Theodore Wirth Pkwy and Xerxes Ave. While mumble strips are quieter than the rumble strips on highways, they still provide drivers with an audible, tactile warning when leaving the travel lane.
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May 20, 2020
Hennepin County will be repaving Glenwood Ave between Hwy 100 in Golden Valley and Thomas Ave in Minneapolis beginning May 25. Crews expect to have the project completed within the week, weather permitting.
May 18, 2020
Minnesotans can now request absentee ballots for mail-in voting for the August 11 primary election. The Minnesota Secretary of State’s office is urging residents to use the vote by mail option in hopes of limiting the number of people voting in-person and lowering the risks of spreading COVID-19.