Posts Tagged ‘Planning’

Region moves to finalize SW LRT

Region moves to finalize SW LRT

West Calhoun would get a station under the current SW LRT plans.

Historic Photo of the Week: 1965 Assessment of Area

Historic Photo of the Week: 1965 Assessment of Area

A 1965 City Planning document assesses the problems and assets of the community.

Park Board releases concepts from Lakes visioning

Park Board releases concepts from Lakes visioning

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.

Park Board seeking input on Uptown lakes

Park Board seeking input on Uptown lakes

The Park Board and the community will meet 10/9 and 10/13 to work on potential design improvements for the north side of Lake Calhoun and the south side of Lake of the Isles.

Traffic calming – potential strategies

Traffic calming – potential strategies

There are a lot of traffic calming options out there aimed at improving pedestrian safety. We have a number of options already in use in Uptown, but there are some others that may make sense to try out at some point. Let’s explore and discuss.

Planning: 1964 Henn-Lake Study

Planning: 1964 Henn-Lake Study

A preliminary study from 1964 on the Uptown area of Minneapolis looked at the Hennepin-Lake shopping district and discussed a concept for the area.