• Planned Protest Against New 3rd Police Precinct Turns Into Block Party, After Protesters Get Their Way

    13 days ago - By CBS

    MINNEAPOLIS - What was meant to be a protest turned into a party after a plan fell through to rebuild the Minneapolis Police 3rd precinct. The city reached an impasse on a new $1.2 million temporary headquarters along Minnehaha Avenue.
    A block party was held in the parking lot next to the proposed site of the new 3 rd Police Precinct Wednesday night. It was organized by a newly formed group called Seward Police Abolition, which is made up of community members from the Seward and Longfellow neighborhoods in the 3 rd precinct.
    Local vendors sold products and there were several speakers.
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