Friday Photo – Washington Avenue

Washington Avenue 2009

Washington Avenue 2009

 

Washington Avenue 2013

Washington Avenue 2013

The Green Line light rail project will connect downtown St. Paul with downtown Minneapolis and is set to begin service in 2014. I happen to work on this block so have witnessed the gradual changes over the years as construction of the project progressed. When I found these two images, I was really struck by all I hadn’t noticed. (Tree coverage – whoa!)

Photo Credit: Andy Tucker

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2 Responses to Friday Photo – Washington Avenue

  1. Andrew September 6, 2013 at 11:21 am #

    Awesome transformation.

  2. Bill Lindeke
    Bill Lindeke September 6, 2013 at 1:34 pm #

    much better for walking around on, unless you like crossing the street.