Archive for the ‘Environment’ Category
Preliminary concepts developed by the MPRB project team and public input were released, showing a variety of ideas to improve the north side of Lake Calhoun and the south side of Lake of the Isles. They range from land bridges to board walks to a new channel and more.
Unless you’re of the same mind as Rick Perry, you’re probably concerned about global climate change induced by human behavior — namely, the incessant belching of CO2 and other greenhouse gases into the atmosphere. And while many people try to do little things to reduce our collective role in this worsening problem, many ask a [...]
The Bryant Avenue Bike Boulevard project made progress in June by seeing the reconstruction of four intersections to improve safety of crossing several concerning intersections. Take a photo tour.
Are you a member of a community garden? If not, would you like to be? Does Uptown need more community garden space? If so, where would you put it? Cedar PhillipsMore Posts
This Uptown apartment building goes green with both a compost bin and a clothesline out back. What other sorts of environmentally-friendly initiatives have you seen in the neighborhood? Cedar PhillipsMore Posts
Where do you store or park your bike(s) when at home? Cedar PhillipsMore Posts
Soil erosion as the result of cow paths on the north side of Lake Calhoun has created a safety, water quality, and attractiveness concern. Year in and year out, nothing seems to be done to mitigate or prevent these problems. What can be done?