History Theatre play ‘Highwaymen’ shows how a St. Paul neighborhood paid the price of progress

History Theatre play ‘Highwaymen’ shows how a St. Paul neighborhood paid the price of progress

There’s a fraught, intimate scene in “The Highwaymen,” Josh Wilder’s new drama about the building of Interstate 94 through St. Paul’s thriving Rondo neighborhood, that captures the human tension suffusing the work. A white retired city planner, George Herrold (played with understatement by Peter Thomson), who is

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Rondo Land Bridge

Rondo Land Bridge

In 2015, Friendly Streets Initiative was working in partnership with Rondo Avenue Inc. to form a new organization, ReConnectRondo, whose purpose is to help answer the question “If the goal is to re-empower the Rondo community, can a land bridge help to do that?”

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