Mpls has one of the nicest tree canop...

Mpls has one of the nicest tree canopies, study says

There are 16 comments on the City Pages story from Feb 6, 2013, titled Mpls has one of the nicest tree canopies, study says. In it, City Pages reports that:

It's impossible to appreciate this time of year, but if you're sick of winter, here's a comforting thought -- in just a few months, we'll again be enjoying one of America's finest tree canopies! SEE ALSO: North Siders upset about city of Minneapolis's tree-planting tornado commemoration According to an American Forests study funded by the U.S.

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Iowan

West Des Moines, IA

#1 Feb 6, 2013
Thank you secretary of cities Mayor Ryback a proud democrat who loves America
non-starter

Saint Paul, MN

#2 Feb 6, 2013
Minneapolis also owns one of the finest collections of $50k each drinking fountains in the US. Thank you Mayor R(aise) T(axes) Ryback.
Amused Slew

Seattle, WA

#3 Feb 6, 2013
Sure, you bought artistic drinking faucets, but the real cost is whiners spending their lives here, blathering about it, like one act defines a man. Oddly enough, you'll NEVER GET IT !
Maxamillion

Saint Paul, MN

#4 Feb 6, 2013
Minneapolis is also home to very high property taxes.

http://www.minneapolispropertytax.com/
Amused Slew

Seattle, WA

#5 Feb 6, 2013
Costs money, to make money... Of course, you can always just insult and catbird, right ?

“The one and only Smart Liberal”

Since: Aug 12

Former MN Tax Payer

#6 Feb 6, 2013
Minneapolis is also the home to more publicly financed football stadiums than any other major city in America.

Let's see...help me out with the numbers folks, please.

Humpty Dome -$250 million.
U of M -$500 million.
New Taj Ma Wilks Stadium -$1 Billion

Almost $2 Billion in football stadiums alone.

Isn't it wonderful that you can find pot holes in Minneapolis that will swallow a truck whole, but you can't go more than 1/4 mile without finding another publicly funded sports facility.

Go Mayor Archie Go! Really...Go! Please go away.
Iowan

West Des Moines, IA

#7 Feb 6, 2013
Smart Liberal wrote:
Minneapolis is also the home to more publicly financed football stadiums than any other major city in America.
Let's see...help me out with the numbers folks, please.
Humpty Dome -$250 million.
U of M -$500 million.
New Taj Ma Wilks Stadium -$1 Billion
Almost $2 Billion in football stadiums alone.
Isn't it wonderful that you can find pot holes in Minneapolis that will swallow a truck whole, but you can't go more than 1/4 mile without finding another publicly funded sports facility.
Go Mayor Archie Go! Really...Go! Please go away.
It would be nice to have a stadium in Des Moines, we don't have a Minneapolis size city because of the Republican party.
Amused Slew

Seattle, WA

#8 Feb 6, 2013
Hmmmm ? So, you actually believe your state has more football stadiums, than California ???

Sure, you need help, but not JUST with made up figures....

LMAOROTFU~!
non-starter

Saint Paul, MN

#9 Feb 6, 2013
Iowan wrote:
<quoted text>
It would be nice to have a stadium in Des Moines, we don't have a Minneapolis size city because of the Republican party.
Des Moines votes Democrat.
non-starter

Saint Paul, MN

#10 Feb 6, 2013
Amused Slew wrote:
Hmmmm ? So, you actually believe your state has more football stadiums, than California ???
Sure, you need help, but not JUST with made up figures....
LMAOROTFU~!
And you can't tell the difference between the word city and the word state, unless you are claiming the city of California for your comparison.
Amused Slew

Seattle, WA

#11 Feb 6, 2013
It was a stupid statement, comparing/contrasting a city with publicly funded stadiums, like only the city pays.... LMAOROTFU~!

Ps- We have more in Seattle, but keep your knee-pads on, he'll lie again...

King Dome

Husky stadium

Century Link

Memorial stadium

“The one and only Smart Liberal”

Since: Aug 12

Former MN Tax Payer

#12 Feb 6, 2013
Liars will say anything when then think they can get away with it.

Memorial Staduium was built for soccer and is home only to high school football games. That does not count uness you want to include all the football fields in the Mpls area too.

I am pretty sure the Kingdome was torn down years ago. If so, you sure as hell can't count that one.

So the Low Integrity Poster is stuck with 2 football stadiums.
non-starter

Saint Paul, MN

#13 Feb 6, 2013
Smart Liberal wrote:
Liars will say anything when then think they can get away with it.
Memorial Staduium was built for soccer and is home only to high school football games. That does not count uness you want to include all the football fields in the Mpls area too.
I am pretty sure the Kingdome was torn down years ago. If so, you sure as hell can't count that one.
So the Low Integrity Poster is stuck with 2 football stadiums.
You would think someone living in Seattle would know the King Dome was demolished in 2000. The King Dome isn't even paid for yet, according to Wikipedia:

Seattle and King County will pay off the bonds used to build and repair the Kingdome in 2016, sixteen years after its demolition
Amused Slew

Seattle, WA

#14 Feb 6, 2013
This was your criterion

"publicly financed football stadiums"

As for counting the King dome, we sure paid for it...

Of course, you're wrong again, now pretend your words have a different reality, DUMB*SS ~!

Did I call IT OR WHAT !!???

Ps- We have more in Seattle, but keep your knee-pads on, he'll lie again...

King Dome

Husky stadium

Century Link

Memorial stadium
fun

Minneapolis, MN

#15 Feb 6, 2013
Wow! Just WOW!
Amused Slew

Seattle, WA

#16 Feb 6, 2013
non-starter wrote:
<quoted text>You would think someone living in Seattle would know the King Dome was demolished in 2000. The King Dome isn't even paid for yet, according to Wikipedia:
Seattle and King County will pay off the bonds used to build and repair the Kingdome in 2016, sixteen years after its demolition
So, which is it, King Dome or Kingdome, because you're clearly no expert and only a moron nut-so spells the same words differently.

I get it, you're hurrying to try to save your "puffer pal", from her own criterion...

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