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Invitation to Attend the Rondo Land Bridge Project Advisory Group Launch at the EcoDistricts Summit

Invitation to Attend the Rondo Land Bridge Project Advisory Group Launch at the EcoDistricts Summit

ReConnectRondo is pursing the realization of a Rondo Land Bridge (RLB) to advance opportunity in and to reconnect the Rondo neighborhood of Saint Paul torn apart by the construction of Interstate 94. Join us for an interactive workshop with community members featuring hands on asset mapping, and

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Transportation Justice

Transportation Justice

“Transportation justice” is the concept that ALL transportation infrastructure should aim to equally and equitably address the needs of all people, regardless of economic class, race, sex, age, ability or any other kind of social distinguisher.” Platform for Transportation Equity Economic growth for all through increased access

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Council Awards Engagement Contracts For I-94 Study

Council Awards Engagement Contracts For I-94 Study

Original Article Posted: http://www.metrocouncil.org The Metropolitan Council has awarded six contracts totaling $161,000 to community-based organizations to engage people in MnDOT’s Rethinking I-94 Study.  The goal of the contracts is to engage communities along the freeway corridor so that historically underrepresented community members can help shape decisions

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ReConnectRondo Collaborates with the Urban Land Institute

ReConnectRondo Collaborates with the Urban Land Institute

After a week of research, interviews, community tours, and conversations the Technical Advisory Services Panel made a series of recommendations regarding the Rondo Land Bridge on March 23rd. To see their preliminary report and recommendations Click Here

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Plans for a Land Bridge in Historic Rondo

Plans for a Land Bridge in Historic Rondo

Season 2018 Episode 30 Marvin Anderson + Walter Smith talked about plans to transform St. Paul’s I-94 corridor.

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ULI Week: Sunday Welcome Dinner

ULI Week: Sunday Welcome Dinner



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ULI Week: ULI Panel Presentation

ULI Week: ULI Panel Presentation



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Reconnecting a Bisected Neighborhood in St. Paul, Minnesota

Reconnecting a Bisected Neighborhood in St. Paul, Minnesota

Original Article Posted: http://wwwurbanland.uli.org ULI Advisory Services has presented their recommendations on a proposed Rondo Community Land Bridge in St. Paul—a project that is intended to build both a physical and symbolic bridge for the Rondo neighborhood. The proposed land bridge would cap Interstate 94 for several

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Support builds for bridge over I-94 in St. Paul’s Rondo neighborhood

Support builds for bridge over I-94 in St. Paul’s Rondo neighborhood

A constant roar rises from Interstate 94 in St. Paul as cars rip down eight lanes of traffic on their way between the Twin Cities’ two downtowns. What sliced apart a thriving neighborhood a half-century ago is a stark, concrete reminder of how freeways can disfigure cities.

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“A Reckoning or a Renaissance?”

“A Reckoning or a Renaissance?”

The work of ReConnectRondo, Inc, (RCR) is quite a profound realization of two converging forces and realities that is spawning a nationwide conversational dialogue and spanning a range of diverse public, private and nonprofit organizations from all over the world, which arguably is the most significant project

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