Workshop for landlords set for March 24

City officials are holding a workshop on Saturday, March 24 at St. Mary's Greek Orthodox Church, 3450 Irving Ave. S., to provide rental property owners with helpful pointers on property management.

The workshop, presented by the Minneapolis Police Department's Community Crime Prevention/SAFE Unit and the city's Housing Inspections division, will have tips on property management basics, working with police and housing inspectors to thwart illegal activity, dealing with problem tenants, and preventing lead poisoning, among other things.

The workshop will be held 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Registration is at 8:30 a.m. Those interested are asked to RSVP by March 16. To obtain a registration form, e-mail ccpsafe@ci.minneapolis.mn.us or call 673-2812.

The $20 registration fee includes a box meal, printed materials and a DVD on Hennepin County's Housing Court.