Posts Tagged ‘Walking’

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.

We’ve all got wheels (and that’s the problem)

We’ve all got wheels (and that’s the problem)

Many of the hot-button political issues recently popping up in this part of the city are the same ones that have kept concerned citizens awake at night since the beginning of time (or at least the temperance movement): bars, liquor stores, and sex shops; drunks, perverts, and the noisy twenty-somethings next door. But in any […]

Man vs. Machine: 2011 Traffic Counts in Uptown

Man vs. Machine: 2011 Traffic Counts in Uptown

It’s so nerdy even nerds think it’s lame, but let’s celebrate it anyway: 2011 traffic counts are appearing on the City of Minneapolis Transportation Data Management System website! Automated counts have been conducted over the past couple weeks in the Uptown area, and some of the data have begun to pop up on the TCDS […]