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North Loop Pedestrian Improvement Project

Improvements will be made to intersections along 1st St N, 2nd St N, 4th St N, 10th Ave N and West River Parkway.

See also the related North Loop Paving project.

The project will improve safety for pedestrians at 16 intersections in the North Loop area by adding a combination of curb extensions, Accessible Pedestrian Signals (APS), ADA compliant curb ramps, durable crosswalk markings, and upgrades to existing signals.

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Project Status

CIP Status Stage 3: Preconstruction

Project Materials

Open House 1 Boards - Introduction

Open House 2 Boards - Preliminary Design

Open House 2 - Preliminary Layout

Metropolitan Council Transportation Advisory Board packet materials


Project Details

Project Location

The project area is generally bounded by 10th Ave N on the north, 1st Ave on the south, West River Parkway on the east, and 4th St N on the west.

Construction Date

This project is scheduled to start on June 3, 2019.

Construction Duration

The project is expected to be substantially complete by October 1, 2019.


The City of Minneapolis Department of Public Works held a series of public meetings to gather feedback regarding the proposed project:

Public Meeting #1, Introductory Open House:
Minneapolis Central Library, Doty Board Room-N280
300 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN 55401
Monday, July 24th, 2017
Open House Hours, 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Public Meeting #2, Preliminary Concepts Open House:
Minneapolis Central Library, Doty Board Room-N280
300 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN 55401
Tuesday, August 29th, 2017
Open House Hours, 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Heritage Preservation Commission, Introductory Presentation
Minneapolis City Hall, Room 317
350 South 5th Street, Minneapolis, MN 55415
Tuesday, December 12th, 2017 

Project Updates

3/8/19 - Construction will begin in April 2019 and complete in Spring 2020.

3/15/18 - A final recommended layout has been uploaded to the project website

3/7/18 - Project was brought to the Metropolitan Council TAB Technical Advisory Committee

2/22/18 - Project was brought to the Metropolitan Council TAB Technical Advisory Committee, Funding & Programming Committee

9/1/17 - 12/31/17 - Additional stakeholder input

8/29/17 The second project open house will be held from 5:30pm - 7:00pm at Minneapolis Central Library

8/28/17 The introductory project survey has been closed

8/2/17 Project staff attended a Minneapolis Advisory Committee on People with Disabilities (MACOPD) meeting to introduce the project

7/24/17 The introductory open house was held at Minneapolis Central Library

7/26/17 Project staff attended a North Loop Neighborhood Association meeting to introduce the project

7/20/17 Project staff attended the City's Pedestrian Advisory Committee to introduce the project

7/18/17 Project staff attended a 2020 Partners meeting to introduce the project

7/18/17 Project staff attend the City's Bicycle Advisory Committee to introduce the project

7/11/17 Meeting notifications for the upcoming open houses have been sent to property addresses in the area.

Project Contacts 

Stephanie Malmberg, Construction Engineer; 612-673-3365 or [email protected]

Adam Hayow, Design Engineer; 612-673-2172 or [email protected]

Forrest Hardy, Project Planner, 612-673-5951 or [email protected]


Last updated Apr 22, 2019



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