42nd street intersection safety improvements

This project will boost safety and access for people that use the sidewalk and cross the road.

Key information




42nd St between Nicollet Ave and 17th Ave S.

Bancroft Bryant Kingfield Northrop Regina

Project overview

The project will make safety improvements at the intersections listed below.

  • 42nd St E & Bloomington Ave
  • 42nd St E & 15th Ave S
  • 42nd St E & 10th Ave S
  • 42nd St E & 3rd Ave S
  • 42nd St E & 4th Ave S
  • 42nd St E & Stevens Ave S

The improvements made with this project will meet current and future needs and aligns with City plans and policies, including: 

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Project goals

  • Reduce car travel speeds and unsafe driving

  • Improve pedestrian safety and ease of crossing the street

  • Increase access to homes and parks

  • Enhance traffic signals to improve safety

  • Set the foundation for improved bike facilities for future projects

Learn more about the project

Community engagement

Upcoming meeting

Click the link below to join our virtual open house. Our goal is to provide you with an introduction and overview of the project. This is your chance to learn more about the project, ask questions, and share your feedback directly with the project team.

  • Tuesday, June 4th, 2024
  • 7:00 PM
    Via Microsoft Teams
  • Call in number: +1 612-276-6670
  • Phone Conference ID: 235 212 318#

Join the 42nd St virtual open house


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We want to hear from you

Please fill out our online survey to help inform project staff on how you experience 42nd St.

Project phase

The project is currently in the input phase.



In Progress


42nd Street and Stevens Ave
42nd street and Bloomington Ave

Contact us

Fontaine Burruss

Transportation Planner

Public Works



Ryan Ackerman

Associate Transportation Planner
Public Works




Public Service Building
505 Fourth Ave. S., Room 220
Minneapolis, MN 55415