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Sidewalk Tour: Minneapolis Skyway System and the Last Holidazzle

You are invited to a tour of the Minneapolis Skyway system, which turned 50 just last year. I did a bunch of research on the Minneapolis skyways a while back, and am going to take people to a few of the highlights of the system. Plus this is the last chance to see the Holidazzle […]

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Does Bettridge’s Law of Headlines Apply to Streets.mn Posts?

I just learned about Bettridge’s Law of Headlines, which states that: Betteridge’s law of headlines is an adage that states: “Any headline which ends in a question mark can be answered by the word no.” It is named after Ian Betteridge, a British technology journalist,[1] although the general concept is much older.[2] The observation has also been called “Davis’ law“[3][4] or just the “journalistic principle“.[5] Betteridge […]

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Minneapolis Mayoral Transportation Forum Video Roundup

Here is the unofficial Streets.MN Minneapolis Mayoral Transportation Forum Video* Roundup. This event was sponsored by the Minneapolis Bicycle Coalition, Streets.MN, the Interdisciplinary Transportation Student Organization (ITSO), the Minnesota Urban Studies Students Association (MUSSA), UrbanMSP, and the Alliance for Metropolitan Stability. The forum was moderated by Paula Pentel, coordinator of the Urban Studies Program at […]

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HELP WANTED

Streets.MN seeks hard-working, selfless individuals to contribute to the best community blog in Minnesota focusing on land use and transportation issues. Grammar skills required, Creativity essential, WordPress a plus. Driver’s License not required. If you are interested, upload a sample post here. Salary non-negotiable.

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Forums

You may have noticed we have added a “Forums” tab to our menu. If you are adventurous, you may have clicked on that and been taken to UrbanMSP. Unlike Streets.MN, UrbanMSP is a forum, meaning anyone can talk about a variety of topics, not just what is posted on the blog. We are happy to […]

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