Archive | June, 2018

Help streets.mn Change and Thrive — What are your Place-Values?

Good news – streets.mn is changing its mission. Since streets.mn began in 2011*, we’ve had a value-neutral mission about “expanding and enhancing the conversation” around important and often-misunderstood issues like land use, transportation, and urban design. At the beginning, this value-neutrality was set up deliberately. As an organization, we don’t want to have a clear positions […]

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Walking All the Streets in Southern Folwell

The Folwell neighborhood is named for Folwell Park in North Minneapolis, not Folwell School in South Minneapolis. (This means it is indirectly named for Folwell the park board president, not Folwell the University of Minnesota president—though they were one and the same person.) So the title “Southern Folwell” indicates not which Folwell I’m writing about, but rather which half of it […]

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