City hosting community workshops to discuss future of transportation in Minneapolis
City seeking input as staff develops Minneapolis Transportation Action Plan, Vision Zero Action Plan
The City is hosting five community workshops and one online open house in April to collect public input on ways to improve the city’s transportation system as City staff develop the Minneapolis Transportation Action Plan and the Vision Zero Action Plan.
The Transportation Action Plan will be a 10-year plan to implement the transportation vision outlined in the Minneapolis 2040 Comprehensive Plan. It will develop strategies and actions on the following topics: advanced mobility, pedestrian, bicycle, transit, freight, street operations and street design.
Community Workshop (Southwest)
4-6 p.m. Tuesday, April 9
Richfield Lutheran Church-Fellowship Hall, 8 W. 60th St.
Community Workshop (South)
5-7 p.m. Thursday, April 11
Longfellow Recreation Center, 3435 36th Ave. S.
Community Workshop (East)
4-6 p.m. Tuesday, April 16
Northeast Recreation Center, 1530 Johnson St. N.E.
Community Workshop (Downtown)
4-6 p.m. Monday, April 22
Central Library, Doty Board Room, 300 Nicollet Mall
Community Workshop (North)
5-7 p.m. Wednesday, April 24
Farview Recreation Center, 621 29th Ave. N.
Online Open House (City’s Facebook page)
6:30-7:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 30
City of Minneapolis Facebook page
Public Works will conduct community engagement to gather input and feedback on these two plans throughout the year. Staff is expected to submit the plans to the City Council for approval in 2020.
If you can’t participate in one of the April events, visit the Transportation Action Plan website and the Vision Zero Minneapolis website to learn how to get involved and provide feedback. Follow #gompls on social media to be part of the conversation.
Published Mar 25, 2019