SAENA Winter Bazaar 12/7

SAENA Winter Bazaar | 12/7 | 10am-1pm | Webster Elementary

Come shop and mingle with your neighbors at our SAENA Winter Bazaar!

Enjoy free treats, kid’s winter crafts, and a raffle at our SAENA Winter Bazaar! Raffle prizes include a Tree Ranch wreath and a LUSH gift certificate.

Saturday, December 7th
10am-1pm
Webster Elementary – Lunch Room

Vendors include:
Enoch Caramel’s (our youngest entrepreneur!)
Mill City Laser
Fabulous Fiber Minnesota
BeautyCounter
Cogito Prints
Kraco Creative
Curiosity
Bedtime for Dogs

Snow Emergency Declared

Minneapolis Snow Emergency has been declared in Minneapolis. Parking rules go into effect at 9 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 27.

Wednesday, Nov. 27, 9 p.m. to 8 a.m. (Day 1)
Do not park on EITHER side of a Snow Emergency route until 8 a.m., or the street is fully plowed.

Thursday, Nov. 28, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. (Day 2)
Do not park on the EVEN numbered side of a non-Snow Emergency route until 8 p.m., or that side of the street is fully plowed, or on EITHER side of a parkway until 8 p.m., or the parkway is fully plowed.

Friday, Nov. 29, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. (Day 3)
Do not park on the ODD numbered side of a non-Snow Emergency route until 8 p.m., or that side of the street is fully plowed.

You can find an interactive map for street lookup here.

More: minneapolismn.gov/snow

Public Comment Requested on Draft ADA Transition Plan for Public Works

The City of Minneapolis Government is seeking comments through Dec. 27 on the draft ADA Transition Plan for Public Works – a plan that identifies priorities for removing accessibility barriers in the City’s public right of way.

The draft ADA Transition Plan identifies and outlines recommendations for four types of infrastructure that impact accessibility for people walking or rolling in the public right of way: pedestrian curb ramps, accessible pedestrian signal systems, sidewalks and street crossings.

Following the comment period, staff will review feedback and will bring a revised ADA Transition Plan for Public Works to the City Council for consideration in early 2020.

Read the full draft here: http://www.minneapolismn.gov/www/groups/public/@publicworks/documents/webcontent/wcmsp-221601.pdf

Comments can be made online, in person, or via phone.

Attend an Open House on the draft:
Monday, Dec. 16
4:30-6:30 p.m.
Minneapolis Central Library, Doty Board Room
300 Nicollet Mall

Comment online here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/DraftADATransitionPlanSurvey

Comments can also be taken by:
Kelsey Fogt
Kelsey.fogt@minneapolismn.gov
612-673-3885.

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Broadway Street Northeast Repaving Update

Expect delays and temporary closures of Broadway Street Northeast between Marshall Street Northeast (County Road 23) and Lincoln Street in Minneapolis starting October 14th for approximately one week (weather permitting). Due to the nature of this work and the weather, the exact start and finish dates may vary.

The majority of the work will be completed alongside traffic. This means people can continue to use the road. You should expect delays and traffic configuration changes when traveling through the area. Flaggers may also be on site to help guide people driving on Broadway Street Northeast.

This work is done in stages. First, we ground away, or mill, the existing pavement. Then, we pave, or overlay, a new layer of pavement. Finally, we add new striping and pavement markings.

Stay Safe During Construction

For your safety and the safety of our crews, we ask that you obey all posted speed limits and slow down where crews are working.
Thank you for your patience and cooperation as we continue project work in this area.

2019 Corridor Improvements

As crews repave the area, they will also make the following changes to the roadway:
-Convert the 4-lane roadway between 4th and Jackson streets and between Tyler and Lincoln streets to a 3-lane roadway (one lane in each direction with shared center turn lane)
-Install a test closure median at Tyler Street to prohibit left turns
-Convert the road to one lane in each direction at the railroad bridge near Buchanan Street

Anticipated 2020 improvements

Crews are anticipated to return in 2020 to complete the following:
-Repaving between Broadway Street between Lincoln Street and Stinson Boulevard Northeast (County Road 27)
-Making intersection modifications at Johnson Street to improve sight distance for left-turning vehicles

To learn more about the project, visit hennepin.us/broadwaystreet.

For questions, please contact Bob Byers, project manager, at robert.byers@hennepin.us or call 612-596-0354.