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Trail Construction Update

Bde Maka Ska Trail Update Construction is now 95% complete with only minor railing installation scheduled this fall on the northeast side of Bde Maka Ska near the Lake Street Bridge. It will take a bit longer for new turf to reestablish after construction, so please try to stay off new grass. The World War […]

New plaza now open next to Lake Calhoun/Bde Maka Ska WWI Memorial

Customized brick pavers available for purchase through People for Parks at new plaza near World War I Memorial The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB) is excited to announce that a new permeable paver plaza next to the World War I Mast Memorial at the northeast end of Lake Calhoun/Bde Maka Ska is complete. People […]

Calhoun/Bde Maka Ska-Harriet Trail Construction Update

Calhoun/Bde Maka Ska Trail Improvement Update Trail work over the Lake Street Bridge is complete. A new railing and pavement markings will be installed soon. Work is nearly complete at the northeast end of Lake Calhoun/Bde Maka Ska with site restoration, signage, pavement markings and tree plantings scheduled over the next few weeks. All traffic […]

Calhoun/Bde Maka Ska-Harriet Trail Construction Update

Calhoun/Bde Maka Ska Trail Improvement Update Trail work over the Lake Street Bridge is complete. A new railing and pavement markings will be installed later this fall. Work continues at the northeast end of Lake Calhoun/Bde Maka Ska. Trail realignments and access improvements are scheduled for one more week, and site restoration will extend into […]

Calhoun/Bde Maka Ska-Harriet Trail Construction Update

Calhoun/Bde Maka Ska Trail Improvement Update Trail work over the Lake Street Bridge is now nearly complete. A railing and pavement markings will be installed later this fall. Southbound East Calhoun Parkway from Lake St. to 36th St. will reopen tomorrow, Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017. The Lake Calhoun/Bde Maka Ska Boat Launch has reopened. Work […]

Lake Street Bridge bike/ pedestrian trail closes overnight (Aug. 30, 10 pm – Aug. 31, 6 am)

Eight-hour overnight closure necessary to complete work on expanded Lake Street Bridge bike/pedestrian trails  The bicycle/pedestrian trail over the Lake Street Bridge near Lake Calhoun/Bde Maka Ska will be closed beginning tonight, Wednesday, Aug. 30, 2017 at 10 pm. It will reopen tomorrow morning, Thursday, Aug. 31, 2017 at 6 am. The closure is necessary […]

Calhoun/Bde Maka Ska-Harriet Trail Construction Update

Trail work around Lake Harriet is complete; construction continues around Lake Calhoun/Bde Maka Ska The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB) is excited to announce Lake Harriet Trail repairs and construction are complete and vehicle and pedestrian detours are no longer in place. Now the Calhoun/Bde Maka Ska-Harriet Trail and Access Improvements project focus has shifted to northeast Lake Calhoun/Bde […]

New plaza coming soon next to Lake Calhoun/Bde Maka Ska WWI Memorial

People for Parks offering customized pavers to help fund new plaza coming this fall near World War I Mast Memorial The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB) would like to thank People for Parks for its generous donation of $17,500 for a new permeable paver plaza next to the World War I Mast Memorial at […]

Calhoun/Bde Maka Ska-Harriet Trail Construction Update

Trail work around the Lake Harriet Bandshell continues and work begins around Lake Calhoun/Bde Maka Ska Trail repairs and construction continue at Lake Harriet and begin at Lake Calhoun/Bde Maka Ska as part of the Calhoun/Bde Maka Ska-Harriet Trail and Access Improvements project.  Lake Harriet Trail Construction Update The new ramp connecting W 44th Street […]