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Horace Cleveland‘s Map of Minneapolis (1883) (via http://minneapolisparkhistory.com)

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Fight Rolls On for Bike Infrastructure on South Cleveland

Remember the Great Fight Over the Cleveland Bike Lanes in 2016? It isn’t over. This time the battle has moved south.
Cleveland Avenue South is scheduled for a desperately needed mill and overlay this fall. Perfect opportunity to throw down some paint for a bike lane on a 40- to 44-foot wide, almost entirely residential […]

Cleveland Avenue Bike Lanes

[…] Wednesday, June 17, at 5:30pm, the Saint Paul City Council faces its first test for implementing the city’s Bikeways Plan. The plan calls for bike lanes on Cleveland Avenue. The question is: Will they vote to implement the plan, or will they listen to claims of bike lane opponents and scrap a major part […]

Southern Cleveland

The Cleveland neighborhood within north Minneapolis’s Camden community has Penn and Xerxes Avenues as its eastern and western boundaries and Lowry and Dowling Avenues (which take the place of 32nd and 38th Avenues) as its southern and northern boundaries. However, today I only walked the southern half, going as far north as 35th Avenue.
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Just Ryde’n Around

  August 14, 2015 Macalester-Groveland, Merriam Park, Lexington-Hamline, Como Park 16.2 Miles   The people living at 2040 Selby make their support of the US military very clear. Cleveland Avenue, because of its proximity to my house, is the north-south street on which I ride most often. Despite that, I am still surprised by a […]

Northern Cleveland

On my first day in the Cleveland neighborhood, I had walked everything south of 35th Avenue (and alternate blocks of that avenue), so when the good (if slushy) weather unexpectedly continued, I returned the next day for the rest. As usual, my route map consists shows a main loop in blue and supplemental spurs […]

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After crossing I-94 the Greenway would head towards Cleveland Avenue (the grade crossing in the distance)

Cleveland Avenue Shows St. Paul’s Need for Parking Creativity

[…] contentious of these projects is Cleveland Ave in Mac-Groveland because of parking removal from Randolph Ave to Grand Ave.
Five proposed 30 minute spaces within 100′ of the building at Cleveland and Randolph. Please see letter for suggestions about the two underutilized lots.
I recently spent quite a bit of time brain storming some solutions to help ease […]

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Sunday Summary – June 9, 2019

Here’s the short summer Sunday Summary:

 
Fight Rolls On for Bike Infrastructure on South Cleveland by Brandon Long tells us about what could still happen in his Highland Park neighborhood, “Cleveland Avenue South is scheduled for a desperately needed mill and overlay this fall. Perfect opportunity to throw down some paint for a bike lane […]

Cleveland Health Line

making it easier for people to leave their cars at home by investing in public transit and pedestrian avenue. Photo by Bob Perkoski.