St. Paul hosts its first Open Streets this summer
Minneapolis hosts four Open Streets this summer
The St. Paul Open Streets is set to run from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday, September 15, when University Avenue will be closed from Hamline Avenue to Marion Street. The event, which generally supports alternative transportation methods, will also serve as a showcase for the Green Line (Central Corridor) light rail line, which is set to open summer of 2014.
As is typical with Open Streets events, University Avenue will host a variety of fun happenings, including Zumba classes, healthy cooking demonstrations, bike safety tips, and family games and activities.
For a complete schedule of events, you can keep an eye on the event's official website, stpaulopenstreets.org.