Our Streets Minneapolis works for a city where biking, walking, and rolling are easy and comfortable for everyone. 


 We envision a city where:

    • Biking, walking, and rolling are easy and joyful for people of all backgrounds and identities in all parts of Minneapolis;
    • Streets and trails are vibrant community spaces with people walking and biking year-round;
    • Kids and families feel safe and comfortable walking and biking to neighborhood schools, parks, and businesses;
    • Older adults and people with mobility challenges are healthy, independent, and connected with their communities through streets and sidewalks designed for them; and
    • Abundant biking and walking contributes to happy people, a healthy environment, and a strong economy.


Read more about our name change here.





Rendering of protected bikeways on Hennepin Ave

Our Streets Minneapolis current advocacy priorities

We are working to make streets safer for everyone walking, biking, and rolling. See our first-ever walking priorities and our 2017 biking priorities here

Thanks to everyone who offered input into our prioritization process--your input was very helpful and these priorities reflect what you told us should be the highest priorities.

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  • From the blog

    Metro Transit puts sensors on bike racks to track usage in pilot program

    On Wednesday November 15 the Bicycle Advisory Committee had their monthly meeting. In the meeting the advisory committee discussed sensors on Metro Transit bus racks, historic streets in relation to Access Minneapolis, the Engineering Subcommittee, and the Hennepin county budget

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    Motivate and LimeBike share their vision for dockless bike share in the Twin Cities

    Motivate and LimeBike participated in a forum held by Nice Ride in partnership with Our Streets Minneapolis and the Saint Paul Bicycle Coalition to share their thoughts for a dockless bike share in Minneapolis and St. Paul. 

    Motivate and LimeBike presented their ideas for how they would incorporate their bike shares into Nice Ride’s current docked system and into the Twin Cities. The companies then participated in a Question and Answer section with questions from the audience.


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Places for people



A big thank you to the sponsors and supporters who help make Our Streets Minneapolis successful!


Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota


Airtex Design Group | Bicycle Alliance of MN | Daniel Brazil Law Offices | Dero Bike Racks | Dorsey and Whitney Foundation | JAMF Software | The McKnight Foundation | Quality Bicycle Products (QBP) | Ride on Realty | Town Hall Brewery


For a complete list of Open Streets Minneapolis supporters, visit www.openstreetsmpls.org.
For a complete list of Minneapolis Bike Month supporters, visit www.mplsbikemonth.org.