Author Archive | David Levinson

Make a B-Line to the Metropolitan Council

An anonymous reader writes in:    If anyone is available to attend a Met Council meeting at 4 pm (Wednesday July 23), this could get interesting. Met Council/Metro Transit had most of the $28 million for the B line (West 7th) in place, but at the last minute Ramsey County (with St. Paul as second) did […]

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Bikes and Skyways

I think this Skyway Bike Race is from Red Bull Ride the Sky 2007. (via Mulad ) Another perspective here: Streets.mn is a non-profit and is volunteer run. We rely on your support to keep the servers running. If you value what you read, please consider becoming a member.

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You Don’t Have to Live Like a Refugee

Listen, it don’t really matter to me baby You believe what you want to believe You see you don’t have to live like a refugee (Don’t have to live like a refugee) Yeah Somewhere, somehow, somebody Must have kicked you around some Tell me, why you wanna lay there Revel in your abandon It don’t […]

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Vilhelm Moberg in Chisago City

Main Street – Chisago City and Lindstrom

Chisago City is, not surprisingly, a City in Chisago County, and has just under 5,000 people. Just to the west Lindstrom has just over 4,400 people. Neither of these cities however, possess the County Seat, which is the tiny Center City, with 628 people. All three cities share US Highway 8 (Lake Boulevard) as their […]

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Published on Jan 11, 2014 One weekday (from 4:00am to 4:00am) of transit activity in Minneapolis and St. Paul, based on the General Transit Feed Specification (GTFS) data made available by Metro Transit (http://www.metrotransit.org/) and the Metro Valley Transit Authority (MVTA http://www.mvta.com/).

Minneapolis and St. Paul Transit: one day of activity

  Published on Jan 11, 2014 One weekday (from 4:00am to 4:00am) of transit activity in Minneapolis and St. Paul, based on the General Transit Feed Specification (GTFS) data made available by Metro Transit (http://www.metrotransit.org/) and the Metro Valley Transit Authority (MVTA http://www.mvta.com/). Rail lines and the Metro Red and Blue lines are shown with “tails” […]

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The Bombs Bursting

Please watch in full screen mode with HD on. A time-lapse of the anual explosion display in Minneapolis looking south from 10 stories above Lake Street in Midtown. Shot with the Canon Rebel T2i and the Tokina 11-16mm lens. Whether you love this tradition in the States or you hate it this film shows the […]

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