Minnesota History: Building A Legacy

Minneapolis Public Library, North Branch: Emerge

  • Project Overview
  • Project Details

Project Overview

Recipient: Emerge Community Development

To rehabilitate the North Branch Library, listed in the National Register of Historic Places, as a career and technology center.

Project Details

To rehabilitate the North Branch Library, listed in the National Register of Historic Places, as a career and technology center.

Fund Availability:

03/19/2010 - 09/01/2010

Legal Citation / Subdivision
LAWS of MINNESOTA for 2009 Ch. 172, Art. 1, Subd. 4 (b), Statewide Historic and Cultural Grants

Appropriation Language
(b) Statewide Historic and Cultural Grants. (i) $2,250,000 in 2010 and $4,500,000 in 2011 are appropriated for history programs and projects operated or conducted by or through local, county, regional or other historical or cultural organizations; or for activities to preserve significant historic and cultural resources. Funds are to be distributed through a competitive grants process. The Minnesota Historical Society shall administer these funds using established grants mechanisms, and with assistance from the advisory committee created herein.

Funding Amount: $150,000

Amount of Other Funds Leveraged $154,962

Project Manager

Lisa Kugler

4737 Garfield
Minneapolis, MN 55419

Subject: Historic Preservation

Administering Agency

Minnesota Historical Society

Quick Facts

Project Type: Grants

Recipient: Emerge Community Development

Funding Amount: $150,000

Source: Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund

Appropriation Years: 2010

Activity Type: Grants/Contracts

Counties Impacted: Hennepin

MN Senate District: 58

MN House District: 58B

This site is updated regularly with descriptions and data related to Legacy projects funded through the Minnesota Historical Society by the Legacy Amendment's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund (ACHF).
Further information about the use and impact of all Legacy Funds can be found on the Minnesota Legislative Coordinating Commission's Minnesota's Legacy site.