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Is it ok for StP cats to comment on making Hennepin Ave safe for people? Methinks it is!
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It’s affordable. It’s great exercise. It’s easy on the environment. And best of all, it’s exhilarating. Minnesotans of color share their love of winter biking as well as tips on how to get started and where to find advice and camaraderie. sahanjournal.com/climate/win…
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Washington Avenue Cannot Tell a Lie: The changes proposed to Hennepin Ave are similar to changes made to Washington Ave years ago. Read about lessons we could learn from the recent past. streets.mn/2022/01/25/washin…
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Hennepin Avenue needs 24/7 bus lanes because half of transit trips are not commutes, even before the pandemic. Riders need reliable service all day.
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.@USPS @OshkoshDefense mail-delivery truck spotted on the street! crdrv.co/QkCcO0R
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Check out my new article! It’s a discussion of the uneven benefits and tricky politics of new development, with some policy suggestions too.
Market-rate development may not hurt poor people directly, but it could help them more than current policies allow. streets.mn/2022/01/21/market…
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TIL that truck parking costs between $250,000 and $300,000 per stall
Replying to @ByJanetMoore
$5 million to install 8-10 truck parking stalls each at rest areas in Avon and Enfield to increase safety and provide rest for truck drivers. 13/24
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Ok here's a list from the House DFL. The bus lines are $200 million and the largest item on the list. Another $50 million for public transportation in Greater MN. $100 million for HVAC systems and energy efficiency in schools:
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The wait is over❗ Out of nearly 11,000 name submissions, we narrowed it down to 50 finalists – VOTE NOW for your favorite snowplow names! ➡️ ow.ly/F1qL50Hy3ju
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If you care about @CityMinneapolis following through on its commitments to Vision Zero and Complete Streets: please read this article, share it, and then let the folks I listed at the bottom of the article know that we are counting on them to keep us safe. @visionzerompls
Minneapolis needs to follow its Complete Streets Policy and open four blocks of bike lanes on Blaisdell. streets.mn/2022/01/14/open-p…
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