Plan ahead Aug. 17 as multiple events bring extra traffic into downtown Minneapolis

Public urged to take advantage of a variety of transportation options

The evening of Tuesday, Aug. 17 will be busy in downtown Minneapolis, as concurrent events take place at Target Center, Target Field, and a nearby lot. Nearly 50,000 people will fill those venues for Twins games and concerts, so it’s important that folks plan ahead and explore their transportation options.

Events on Aug. 17:

The City of Minneapolis, Target Center, the Minnesota Twins, and other partners are working together to mitigate traffic congestion as much as possible and to spread the word to folks who are coming Downtown the evening of Aug. 17 so they can plan ahead.

Published Aug. 16, 2010