MnDOT: Fall Is The Deadliest Time Of Year For PedestriansAs days get shorter and nights longer, motorists and pedestrians need to start looking out for one another.
Mpls. Public Works Dept. Braces For Spring FloodingAs we move towards spring, the upcoming melt poses a flooding risk where you wouldn't expect it. Alleys and intersections in Minneapolis could be the trouble spots if there's a rapid warm up. Fifty-seven inches of snow and ice cover most of the city's 50,000 storm drains, leaving nowhere for the water to go.
Mpls. Traffic Expected To Improve With Upgraded SystemIt's one of the most common complaints from anyone driving downtown: timing the traffic lights to get a string of greens is a bit like hitting the lottery. But for anyone rushing between appointments or trying to get home after a long day at the office, shaving minutes off the daily commute is a payoff worth every penny.
New Traffic Signal Technology Cuts Drivers' Wait Time On Hiawatha AveNew technology has improved traffic signal timing on Hiawatha Avenue, helping drivers spend less time at red lights, the city of Minneapolis says.