Peoples Way

We acquired the property at 3744 Chicago Ave in June 2023. The City will work with the community to identify a long-term owner and use for the site.


Peoples Way refers to the property at 3744 Chicago Ave.

  • A gas station used to operate on the site
  • The City acquired the site in June 2023

The City and the community together will transform the property to:

  • Serve the needs of the community
  • Honor the memory of George Perry Floyd
  • Promote racial justice and healing

The City's role

The City will own and maintain the site in the short term.

The City is:   

  • Developing a plan to manage the property
  • Creating a process for engaging the community
  • Working towards permanent community ownership

Learn how the City is helping

The community's role

Community members may:

  • Continue to welcome everyone and use the space
  • Participate in community engagement opportunities

See how you can help

Sign saying Peoples

Contact us

Alexander Kado

Office of Public Service





City Hall
350 Fifth St. S., Room 301M
Minneapolis, MN 55415

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