Multimodal Trail Improves Urban Connectivity

Challenge

The City of St. Paul wanted to better connect the parks, green spaces and neighborhoods throughout the City.

Solution

A multimodal, multifunctional, 13-mile urban greenway was designed to safely connect the City’s network of historic parks, parkways, schools and community destinations.

Features

  • Off-street bicycle and pedestrian trails
  • Eight distinct loop segments
  • Trail alignments
  • Cross-sectioning
  • City identity and branding
  • Wayfinding
  • Public art opportunities
  • Community involvement and three-day charrette

Project
Grand Round

Location
St. Paul, Minn.

Client
City of St. Paul