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Jan. 10, 2020 Friday Report
Winter Blast and Rotary 5K
Come embrace the north at the City's Winter Blast event, Saturday, Jan. 18, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Staring Lake Park. Meet Frozen princesses Elsa and Anna, watch the WonderWeavers puppet show, ice skate, sled, kick-sled, snowshoe and enjoy art activities and food trucks.
Also on Saturday, Jan. 18 at Staring Lake Park, sign up to compete in the Eden Prairie Noon Rotary Winter Wellness Run/Walk and 5K Ski. Race starts at 9 a.m. Register in advance online or onsite at 8 a.m. before the race.
The next two City Council workshops are dedicated to City Commission work plans. Commission members will review 2019 accomplishments and present 2020 work plans to the City Council.
Jan. 21 Commission Work Plans
Flying Cloud Airport Advisory
Feb. 4 Commission Work Plans
Human Rights and Diversity
Parks, Recreation and Natural Resources
State of the City
The 2020 State of the City Luncheon is Thursday, Jan. 23 from 11:15 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Bearpath Golf and Country Club. This annual Eden Prairie Chamber of Commerce event includes updates from the Chamber President, Eden Prairie Schools Superintendent and City Manager. Register to attend on the Chamber's website.
In 2019 the City launched Polco, its new online engagement platform used to gather input from residents on a variety of topics throughout the year. Polls are posted each month, and the data provides City leaders with a better understanding of public opinion to help guide policy and decision-making. Polling reports are available at edenprairie.org/PolcoReports.
All City event information is available at edenprairie.org/Calendar.
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