Bike Safety Rodeo on May 7th

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The Grand Marais Safe Routes to School group invites all kids and parents to the annual Bike Safety Rodeo on Thursday, May 7th from 3 to 5 pm at the Cook County Community Center. Join in the fun, with bike checks and helmet fittings, slow bike races, helmet decorating, ride the course, and food. Bring your bike, helmet, and signed permission slip (limited loaner helmets will be available). For more information, please visit the Facebook event.

For questions or to volunteer, call Maren at 387-2330 or email maren@sawtoothmountainclinic.org.

One Day Left to Comment on Highway 61 Concept Designs

Comment Deadline Extended

Thanks to the City of Grand Marais’ commitment to receiving community feedback on the Highway 61 concept designs, the deadline has been extended for public comment, until Wednesday, March 25th. If you have not yet added your input, please take advantage of this opportunity to share your feedback and shape the future of Grand Marais, whether you drive, walk, and/or bike.

View the concept designs and provide feedback at www.becausemovingmatters.org/highway61
or stop by Grand Marais City Hall (M-F 8-4:30).

If you already provided feedback, be sure to invite your friends, colleagues, and family to contribute to this important discussion for our community.

Questions? Contact Mike Roth, City Administrator, at 218-387-1848 or cityhall@boreal.org.

Come Hear about Great Places and How to Apply for 2015 Mini-Grants on Feb. 19th

 

The 2015 Great Place Project will be launched at the February Networking Luncheon (Feb. 19th) hosted by the Cook County Chamber of Commerce and Cook County Higher Education. The Great Place team will be presenting about the 2014 round of mini-grants and offering the opportunity to learn more about the 2015 project.

We encourage interested businesses, organizations, and individuals (such as artists, craftspeople, etc.) to join us to learn more about the project and take advantage of the opportunity to ask questions and connect with others to explore possible collaborations (such as a business location with a local artist).

February Networking Luncheon, featuring the Great Place Project
Thursday, February 19th at 11:30-1pm
Location: Cook County Higher Education 300 West 3rd Street Grand Marais, MN
Cost (Includes Lunch Catered by Crooked Spoon): $10

To register or for more information about the luncheon, contact 218-387-3411, highered@northshorecampus.org, or www.northshorecampus.org.

For more information about the Great Place Project, please visit www.becausemovingmatters.org/greatplaceproject or contact Maren at movingmatters@boreal.org or 218-387-2330 x110. Applications will be available starting on Thurs., Feb. 19th. Attendance at this event is NOT required to apply for the 2015 Great Place Project.