Word on the Streets

Seven exciting stops at Open Streets Lake + Minnehaha 2019

Join us this Sunday July 21st for Open Streets Lake + Minnehaha! Open Streets Minneapolis events are free events that temporarily close major thoroughfares to car traffic, opening them up for people walking, biking, rolling, and playing. Check out the Open Streets Lake + Minnehaha Facebook page or the event webpage for more details. Here are the things that I am most excited to see at Open Streets Lake + Minnehaha!

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Carmela Ortiz Menendez   posted by
July 16, 2019

Stop the Federal Reserve parking garage

What is the Federal Reserve parking garage? 


The Federal Reserve parking garage is a proposed parking garage that, if built, will have 800 parking spaces and be five stories tall. The parking garage is planned to be built in the North Loop in downtown Minneapolis near the Mississippi River front. 

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Emily Wade   posted by
July 08, 2019

Share your #WeWalkMpls story this summer

#WeWalkMpls is back for the second year! Join Our Streets Minneapolis and the City of Minneapolis as we work together to highlight folks who walk as a primary way to get around our city.

What is #WeWalkMpls?


The #WeWalkMpls project is a collaboration between Our Streets Minneapolis and the City of Minneapolis. Our goal is to celebrate walking in our city and encourage more folks to try walking for transportation.

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Emily Wade   posted by
July 03, 2019