Author: Laura Eash

Laura Eash

Laura Eash

Laura Eash works for the Minnesota Transportation Alliance and Minnesota Public Transit Association as their Program Coordinator. Previously, she served in the Minnesota GreenCorps where her host site was City of Saint Paul Public Works, Transportation Planning Division. She has her Master of Urban and Regional Planning from the University of Minnesota and her BA in Geography from Macalester College. Laura loves Minnesota - Saint Paul especially - and has studied abroad in Argentina, India, the Netherlands, New Zealand and South Africa.

Grand Old Day 2014

  The 41st Grand Old Day is tomorrow, Sunday, June 1, 2014. The event runs from eight in the morning until six in the evening on a 2.3 mile stretch of Saint Paul’s Grand Avenue, with Wheeler Avenue at the west end and Dale Street at the east end. Grand Old Day is the Grand […]

What is Move MN?

There has been a lot of buzz statewide about the Move MN campaign as the start of the legislative session on February 25th nears. Move MN has been covered by the Star Tribune, Pioneer Press, MinnPost, City Pages and several outstate newspapers – visit this page for a roundup. As someone familiar with Move MN […]

2013 Best Place for Ingesting: Aster Cafe

I am excited to announce Aster Cafe as the 2013 Best Place for Ingesting with 35% of the vote. Last year it was crowned Best Restaurant for a First Date by City Pages for its food, proximity to the river and St. Anthony Main Theatre, and year-round romantic atmosphere. To that list, I’ll add the cocktail menu […]

Our Fair State: The Belated Edition

I made it out of the Cities not once, but twice visiting two very different places during the month of August. I spent the first weekend in Ann Arbor and Detroit, Michigan, and later in the month I was on Washington Island off of Door County, Wisconsin. It was my first real visit to the […]