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Thursday, February 25, 2021
Minneapolis, Minn.  — A new report shows the businesses and residents of Minneapolis pay significantly more to the State of Minnesota in taxes than they receive back in state aids. The report, compiled by local research firm MacCallum Ross for the Minneapolis Regional Chamber, found a negative balance of payments for Minneapolis, indicating greater payment to the State in taxes than is received ...read more
Categories: Mpls Regional Chamber
Thursday, February 25, 2021
Minneapolis, Minn.  — A new report shows the businesses and residents of Minneapolis pay significantly more to the State of Minnesota in taxes than they receive back in state aids. The report, compiled by local research firm MacCallum Ross for the Minneapolis Regional Chamber, found a negative balance of payments for Minneapolis, indicating greater payment to the State in taxes than is received ...read more
Categories: Mpls Regional Chamber
Wednesday, February 17, 2021
Troy Reding, Operating Partner, had one goal as Ally Restaurants managed through the effects of the pandemic: To emerge a stronger company. While that goal may have seemed unattainable at times, Ally Restaurants is starting to see signs of it coming to fruition. All three restaurants (Rock Elm Tavern - Plymouth, Rock Elm Tavern - Maple Grove & Holman’s Table) suspended business right before the ...read more
Categories: Member News
Thursday, February 11, 2021
Tom Harmening has announced his retirement following a successful 17 years as city manager at the City of St. Louis Park.  “It is with some sadness but also excitement for the future that I announce I'm wrapping up my career as St. Louis Park’s city manager,” Harmening said. “St. Louis Park is a dynamic and forward-looking community and serving as its city manager has been an exhilarating and ...read more
Categories: Member News
Tuesday, February 09, 2021
Minneapolis, Minn. — A broad-based coalition of business, labor, and community organizations today launched A New 612 – an initiative designed to position Minneapolis for a brighter future.   The effort will focus on rebuilding Minneapolis as a safer, stronger, more equitable, and more inclusive place. Leaders of the initiative said they will seek pragmatic solutions, open dialogue, and good ...read more
Categories: Mpls Regional Chamber
Monday, January 18, 2021
Minneapolis, Minn.  — The Minneapolis Regional Chamber announces that experienced business advocate and Chamber of Commerce leader Angie Whitcomb will be joining the Minneapolis Regional Chamber in January as Executive Vice President.   Whitcomb is currently President & CEO of the Shakopee Chamber & Visitors Bureau, a position she has held since 2010. In that role, Whitcomb transformed the ...read more
Categories: Mpls Regional Chamber
Thursday, November 12, 2020
 Minneapolis, Minn. — Today Hennepin County and the Minneapolis Regional Chamber announce the launch of Elevate Business HC, a public-private initiative offering pro-bono services to businesses located in Hennepin County.   “I’m excited about this opportunity to support small and medium-sized businesses in Hennepin County working in partnership with the Minneapolis Regional ...read more
Categories: Mpls Regional Chamber
Friday, May 08, 2020
BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (05/08/2020) - The Bloomington Chamber recently announced the 2020 Bloomington Future Leaders scholarship winners. The Chamber has given $41,000 to local high school students since 2014.This year’s recipients are Katie Brandwick, Jefferson High School; Chase Brown, Jefferson High School; Katarina Campbell, Kennedy High School; Sophia Haddad, Jefferson High School; Mula Nambwaya, ...read more
Categories: Bloomington Chamber, Press Release