MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Minneapolis Planning Commission plans to discuss a controversial proposed parking ramp in the North Loop Monday night.
The Federal Reserve wants to build the ramp behind The Bachelor Farmer restaurant. It would be five-stories, with 800 spaces.READ MORE: Deona Knajdek, Protester Hit And Killed In Uptown, Remembered As 'Wonderful Person'
The ramp would solve a big problem facing the North Loop. There isn’t a lot of parking available.READ MORE: Driver Plows Into Protesters In Uptown; Woman Killed Identified As Deona Knajdek
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But there is a grassroots effort to stop it from being built. Organizers say the ramp would bring too many cars to area, which could be a problem for pedestrians and bikers.