If Minneapolis has officially become your home – we are so excited to welcome you! Here are some of the top resources to check out to help you transition to the good life found only in the City by Nature!

Moving to Minneapolis? Check Out MAKE IT. MSP

Moving to a new community isn’t easy. Whether you’re wondering how to make friends, where to find things, or even how to prepare for your first winter, our friends at MAKE IT. MSP are here to help. You’ll find events and meetups, guides and recommendations, and stories of fellow newcomers. They look forward to helping you feel right at home.  

Find their great resources here: https://www.makeitmsp.org/about-makeitmsp/

City of Minneapolis Information

The City of Minneapolis website is your go-to resource for information like city services, government (Mayor’s office/City Council), education, public safety, housing, and much more.  

Find their great resources here: http://www.ci.minneapolis.mn.us/

Still looking for something? You can always call 311 for information about the City and its services.

Minneapolis Park & Recreation Board

Parks and Lakes – Recreation Centers and Dog Parks – Trails and Parkways - Gardens and Bird Sanctuaries.   There’s a reason Minneapolis was voted Best Park System 6 years in a row.  Check our their website to learn how you can get the most out of our amazing award-winning park system.

Find their great resources here: https://www.minneapolisparks.org/


Getting around the city is easy with the many forms of transportation available including taxis, buses, the METRO and skyways. Download maps and transportation information here.