Downtown Task Force public comment period closing

The cover of the Mississippi Connections Redevelopment Framework.

By Monday, Sept. 24, at 4:30 p.m., comments regarding Elk River’s Downtown Task Forces plan, Mississippi Connections, are due to City Hall for inclusion in the final version of the plan.  The public comment period was opened on Sept. 4, and the plan has been summarized at the City’s Housing and Redevelopment Authority, City Council, Planning Commission, Economic Development Authority, Park Commission and Historic Preservation Commission September meetings.  A public open house was also held on Sept. 13.

A copy of the plan is available for viewing at the City’s website ( and at City Hall.  Comments should be directed to Jeremy Barnhart, planning manager at [email protected], or by calling 763-635-1034.