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Plymouth Ave N/8th Ave N Bike Lanes and Safety Improvements

Project Type

Bike lanes, protected bike lanes, shared lane markings and safety improvements such as green bike lanes at intersections

Project Limits

Plymouth Ave N between Theodore Wirth Pkwy and the Mississippi River

8th Ave NE between the Mississippi River and Marshall St NE

Construction Start Date

Resurfacing between Girard Ave N and Lyndale Ave N scheduled for July 19, 2013

Remaining project elements completed by fall 2013

Contact Information

Simon Blenski, Project Manager. Contact: 612-333-1274 or simon.blenski@minneapolismn.gov

Project Details

The project aims to provide a comfortable bicycle connection between Theodore Wirth Pkwy and northeast Minneapolis neighborhood by filling bike lane gaps, adding protected bike lane on the Plymouth Ave Bridge and making safety improvements at busy intersections. Design elements currently under consideration include:

Plymouth Ave Bridge Concept

Protected bike lane concept proposed for Plymouth Ave Bridge

Project Updates

July 3, 2013

Plans that incorporate the design elements listed above are being developed. Resurfacing between Girard Ave N and Lyndale Ave N is scheduled for July 19, 2013.


Last updated Jul 3, 2013