Minnesota’s 2018 legislative session officially kicked off on February 20. Being active at the State Capitol is a high priority for us at TLC-Smart Trips. It’s a key time to unite around a shared vision for the future—and to push for change to make it happen.
Picture this. You’re at the bustling intersection of Rice Street and University Ave. A streetcar whizzes by, people pop on and off, visiting the local businesses conveniently located only a block away from the State Capitol building. Shift over to now. On the same corner you’ll find the Green Line Capitol Rice Street Station. The State Capitol still stands prominently in the background. Yet, except for the League of MN Cities building, you will find a vastly different landscape, primarily made up of surface parking lots.
Great teamwork, Saint Paul! Last week, with support from local residents, Saint Paul City Councilmembers unanimously voted to approve bicycle and pedestrian improvements on Margaret Street between Forest and McKnight avenues.
By David Maldonado, Development and Member Engagement Coordinator This summer, TLC-Smart Trips partnered with Cycles for Change and several other community groups to organize Slow Roll community… more.
A fresh new podcast series from TLC-Smart Trips and Apparatus features stories about what commuting in the Twin Cities is, and what it could be.
As you heard from us earlier this year, Transit for Livable Communities & St. Paul Smart Trips merged to build a powerful, influential movement for transportation options in Minnesota. With your support, we’ve accomplished a lot in 2017.
The air is crisp, leaves are changing colors, and the days are getting shorter. Yes, it’s that time of year again: benefits season.
Our staff has spent more than a year engaging communities along the Riverview Corridor. The conversations we’ve had and the 251 survey responses we’ve collected from… more.
Over this summer, TLC-Smart Trips staff hosted community conversations, tabled at large-scale events, and collected 251 surveys to learn about what residents want and need along… more.
From creating a campaign designed to make streets safer for pedestrians to revamping a college’s transportation policy to put sustainable transportation at the forefront, the… more.