Dangerous Intersection: Hennepin & Lagoon

When crossing the intersection at Hennepin and Lagoon to go the Walker Library it often feels like “Russian Roulette” because I am never quite sure if the drivers will yield when I try to cross Lagoon.  This is especially true once the two lanes of traffic turning right from Hennepin on to Lagoon start flowing.Car creeps into crosswalk

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City Council Committee Reviews "Dockless" Bike Share Tuesday

Proposal for Nice Ride Minnesota-led transition to "dockless" bike sharing differs from most others around the country. Details & our position:

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Dangerous Intersection: Lake & Bloomington

Below are photos from the intersection of Lake St E and Bloomington Ave S, the 14th most dangerous intersection for pedestrians in Minneapolis. 13 reported pedestrian crashes occurred at this location in the ten year study period of the 2017 Pedestrian Crash Study. These crashes range from fatal to incapacitating to minor crashes.

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All photos taken by Clark Goldenrod.

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