Faces of Leadership
Calhoun - Isles
Cedar - Riverside/West Bank
Greater East Side
Macalester - Groveland
Payne - Phalen
Saint Anthony Park
Summit - University
Summit Hill and Crocus Hill
Thomas - Dale/Frogtown
Arts and Culture
Reuse / Rebuild
Strong Local Economy
Transit Oriented Development
This is a complex neighborhood with a bit of everything: plenty of green, leafy streets; a Lutheran university (Concordia), a Catholic university (St. Thomas), an interstate (94), and several bustling business districts, including Snelling-Selby, where there's a clutch of stylish shops that are so Francophile that they hold their own Bastille Day celebration, and Marshall at Cleveland, where a great ice cream shop, Izzy's, shares the street with an eccentric martial-arts-goods emporium.
Forget Midwest. We Are North: Repositioning MSP's National Identity for the 21st Century
Wednesday, December 03, 2014
According to a recent panel discussion, we need to own our cold climate and our ingenuity in order to attract new talent, continue fueling the innovation at the heart of our economy, and create a new and authentic national identity. Shall we call ourselves the North?
MSP's Financial Opportunity Centers: Bundling Services for Economic Stability
Wednesday, November 05, 2014
CommonBond, an innovative non-profit organization that operates 95 housing developments throughout the Upper Midwest, also offers residents classes and one-on-one counseling about school, employment, finances, and health and wellness.
Cycling in the Cities: Seven New Local Inventions for Bike Enthusiasts Here and Around the Globe
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
The Twin Cities is a leader in bicycle use and a major innovator in bicycle design and technology. The seven inventions profiled here have, or will have, an impact on the local and global cycling industry. And the pace of innovation shows no sign of slowing down.
Q+A: Shawn Combs Walding, MnDOT's Transit Advantages Coordinator
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
We recently sat down with Shawn Combs Walding, MnDOT’s Transit Advantages Coordinator for the Twin Cities Metro District to discuss alternative transportation in the Twin Cities, what local entities can do to promote transit use, and how easy it really is to be car-free.
Beyond the Rails: Mapping the Development, Cultural and Community Impact of the New Green Line
Wednesday, June 11, 2014
More than providing a convenient, environmentally friendly transit option, the $957 million Green Line light-rail project down the Central Corridor is proving a catalyst for rejuvenating the once vibrant, 11-mile spine connecting the Twin Cities.
( 12 ) View All Features
Give us your email and we will give you our weekly online magazine. Fair?
A valid email address is required.
Invalid email format, please check email format.
Affordable Housing Goals Ahead of Schedule Along the Green Line
The Big Picture Project (BPP),
a public-private partnership established to ensure and strengthen affordable housing along the Green Line, has just released a progress report showing it's already exceeded the halfway mark for its 10-year goals.
Black Coffee & Waffle Bar to join Heirloom on Merriam Park corner
Heirloom brings "hipster farmhouse" feel and food to Merriam Park
St. Paul bike plan begins with downtown "loop" and Grand Round
Architect innovates design service for accessory dwellings
Greening the Green Line with POPS
St. Paul Bicycle Plan widens its scope
C4ward opens doors to cultural districts along Green Line
Field guide explores Green Line's natural history
A $1 million plan to transform historic Merriam Park building into transitional housing
( 11 ) View All Development News
Innovation + Job News
Schulze School of Entrepreneurship hosts crash course in "human-centered design"
On May 13, the University of St. Thomas’s
Schulze School of Entrepreneurship
hosted at least 50 MSP and Greater Minnesota nonprofit leaders and social entrepreneurs at DesignHack!, a one-of-a-kind event billed as a crash course in “human ...
Two St. Paul Initiatives Win Knight Cities Challenge
One Day on Earth gathers Twin Cities stories
( 3 ) View All Innovation + Job News
MSP top metro for innovatively solving urban issues
Minneapolis-St. Paul was recently named one of the top 10 innovative cities in the U.S. by
"From technology and infrastructure, to job creation and sustainability," the article stated, the cities included are "leading the ...
( 1 ) View All Buzz
Have a Tip?
About The Line
About The Line
The Line Links