Monthly Archives: October 2014

City of Minneapolis Launches the Creative City Roadmap

The purpose of the Creative City Road Map is to develop a 10 year strategic plan for the City of Minneapolis that better defines the role of the City in supporting its assets in the creative sector and the role of the creative sector in accomplishing some of the City’s goals. The plan will result in a clear set of future priorities that are supported through policy and a range of City resources. “Cultural planning is a process of inclusive community consultation and decision-making that helps local government identify cultural … Read More

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Minnesota/Minneapolis Ranked in Two New Reports

Minnesota was ranked the #2 state with the best quality of life by Yahoo Finance. “Minnesota is one of the top states in the nation by a range of well-being metrics. Notably, the state was tied for second best with Vermont for education, as nearly 92% of the labor force had at least a high school diploma. Minnesota was also a top state for health, with a mortality rate of 7.5 per 1,000 residents and a life expectancy of over 81 years, both among the best nationwide. Per capita household … Read More

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