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.

 

 

CURRENT NEWS

 

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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

    Tips and Resources for Winter Bike Commuting

    The snow is falling here in Minnesota and I don’t know if you’ve noticed but there are still cyclists on the road. If you are new to Minneapolis, like me, you might not have expected the winter biking community to be as large here as it is.  A lot of Minneapolis residents bike commute but many switch from their bike commute to public transportation or to jump in their car when the snow falls.

    MattFrank_WinterBike_.jpgPhoto by Matt Frank.

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    The Sidewalk Gap program: A New 2018 Public Works Pedestrian Safety Program & the December BAC

    Two people bikingIn the December Bicycle Advisory Committee (BAC) meeting, on December 20, the committee discussed a presentation from public works about four safe roads programs.

    The presentation discussed the  Sidewalk Gap program, Safe Routes to School program, Pedestrian Safety program, and ADA Curb Ramp Replacement program.

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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.