Posts Tagged ‘Transportation’

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: Girard Streetcar Tracks

Historic Photo of the Week: Girard Streetcar Tracks

A look at the streetcar tracks on Girard Avenue just north of Lake Street, including links to historical images of this stretch.

Open Streets opens Lyndale Ave 6/23

Open Streets opens Lyndale Ave 6/23

It’s back. Open Streets will open Lyndale Avenue to all except motorized traffic on Sunday, June 19th, 2013.

Midtown Corridor Transit Open Houses 5/21 & 5/23

Midtown Corridor Transit Open Houses 5/21 & 5/23

Metro Transit is studying improving transit along Lake Street and/or the Midtown Greenway trench. Come out to learn more and share your insight.

A mid-block crosswalk for Hennepin?

A mid-block crosswalk for Hennepin?

Pedestrians play Frogger on Hennepin between Lake and 31st on a regular basis. Should a crosswalk be added?

Traffic improvements coming

Traffic improvements coming

Crossing the street and driving in Uptown may get a little bit easier over the next year, as the City of Minneapolis is in the process of upgrading its traffic light system.

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.

Potential “cycle track” coming to 36th Street?

Potential “cycle track” coming to 36th Street?

The City of Minneapolis Public Works Department is looking into the feasibility of adding a “cycle track” along 36th Street from at least Dupont Avenue to East Lake Calhoun Parkway. A cycle track is often considered a separated bike lane that is on or adjacent the roadway but generally is located between the sidewalk and […]

Bike path/lane changes in Uptown

Bike path/lane changes in Uptown

New lighting, new signs, fewer stop signs, new asphalt, and new paint all a part of several efforts to improve the bike infrastructure in Uptown