Edina, Minn., July 14, 2021 – Walk With the Mayor will return this summer to give community members the opportunity to share opinions and thoughts with Mayor Jim Hovland while walking through the city.
The July Walk With the Mayor is scheduled for 6-7 p.m. Thursday, July 22, at Centennial Lakes Park, 7499 France Ave. S. Participants should meet outside Hughes Pavilion a few minutes before the start of the walk at 6 p.m.
Participating in the Walk With the Mayor gives community members a chance to voice concerns, talk with Hovland and get to know the city a little bit better while taking a walk through various locations in Edina. No prior registration is required to attend Walk With the Mayor; simply show up at the designated meeting time to walk and talk with Hovland.
Summer walks will be held during the week to accommodate busy weekend schedules. Walk With the Mayor will move back to Saturday mornings after Labor Day. Upcoming walks also include:
• 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 18, Fred Richards Park, meet at playground
• 9 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 18, Rosland Park, meet at shelter building
Participants should wear comfortable walking shoes. In the event of rain or inclement weather, the walk will be held at Southdale Center and participants should meet near the Caribou Coffee in the center court. For more information or to suggest a location for a future walk, contact the City’s Communications Department at 952-826-0359.