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We’re a community driven nonprofit dedicated to making Minneapolis a place where people of all identities and backgrounds have access to streets and trails that are vibrant community spaces year round.

 

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  • Word on the Streets


    Minneapolis Legislative Delegation calls for 24/7 bus lanes on Hennepin Avenue and asks for no more delay

    Minnesota State Senators and Legislators sent a letter to the Minneapolis City Council urging them to include 24/7 bus lanes on Hennepin and approve the design. "We must now maximize the State and Federal investments in the E-Line Arterial Bus Rapid Transit and the City and Federal investments in Hennepin Avenue. Inclusion of dedicated transit lanes will improve mobility, reduce greenhouse gas emissions, promote equity and economic development. Bus lanes have been planned to work in tandem with other improvements to ensure continued progress and optimal benefits for Minneapolis residents when the E-Line opens for service."

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    E-Bikes 101: What You Should Know About Electric Biking in Minneapolis

    There’s nothing quite like pedaling through Minneapolis. From the beautiful Midtown Greenway to the city skyline, there’s always something to look at along any route. That’s why I enjoy commuting back and forth from my office in Uptown to my home, especially during the warmer months.

    However, when I’m in a hurry or worn out from those long weekend rides, biking can be tough. Luckily, in Minneapolis, we have access to electric bikes, also known as e-bikes. Not sure what an e-bike is? Let’s dive in together. I’ll also explain the laws associated with e-bikes so you can best protect yourself and others on the road.

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