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What a commitment to parks will require in Minneapolis

What a commitment to parks will require in Minneapolis

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The view of downtown Minneapolis from Farview Park in the Hawthorne neighborhood of Minneapolis. Suburban school superintendent Sandy Lewandowski’s May 29 commentary (“The kids are not OK; they need more help”) highlighted the compounding effects of the pandemic and the murder of George Floyd on our children’s mental health. She rightly argued that the return to in-person school does not signify a return to “normal” for our kids, and she called for more school resources to help them heal. There is another institution that is well-positioned to respond — our park systems. The disruption to children’s lives over the […]

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