Pete Boisclair is a Wedge resident who has been on the LHENA board since 2020. Get to know him!
Pete Boisclair, He/Him/They/Them
What is your role on the board?
Member of the board with a special interest in fundraising and promoting environmental sustainability.
How long have you lived in The Wedge?
Since December 2017.
What do you like most about Lowry Hill East?
I love how walkable and bikeable this area is and how convenient it is to access all the nearby parks and restaurants and other fun activities!
Do you have a favorite location in the neighborhood?
The Wedge Point Park area which has a view of the Minneapolis skyline and right nearby the Bryant Avenue bike lane turns into a bike trail/ bridge crossing Lyndale Avenue which I love to use to access the Walker Sculpture Garden, Loring Park and many other great places in Minneapolis via pedal power!
Favorite neighborhood restaurant?
For brunch; French Meadow Bakery & Cafe. For lunch; Common Roots Cafe. For dinner; Fire and Nice Alehouse - their pizzas are so delicious! For drinks; Lynlake Brewery!
What do you do for a living?
I’m a full time Personal Care Assistant for a young adult living with autism and I am also a part time college student.
What are your hobbies?
Kayaking, hiking, practicing my nature photography skills, baking and going to breweries/cideries/distilleries with friends!
Tell us an interesting fact or story.
I have a certificate in Permaculture Design and I love landscaping with native plants!