Community Planning & Economic Development
The second phase of construction will focus on:
The first phase of construction focuses on:
The City Council approved the Coordinated Plan for the redevelopment of the Upper Harbor Terminal (UHT).
The Minneapolis City Council:
The Upper St. Anthony Falls Lock closed. The closure:
The City of Minneapolis and the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board started to engage North and Northeast neighborhood residents in redevelopment planning.
From 1968 through 1987, the City developed the site as the Upper Harbor Terminal (UHT).
The UHT operated until barge terminal operations ceased in 2014.
Since 2014, the site has been largely vacant.
In the late 1800s the site was developed with a lumber mill.
The mill operated until the mid-1900s.
From the early 1900s through the 1960s the remainder of the site was generally undeveloped or used for agricultural purposes.
The land was taken from the Dakota people by the U.S. Government through the 1851 treaties at Traverse des Sioux and Mendota.
People indigenous to North America have lived in the area we know as Minnesota and near the Mississippi River for over 12,000 years.