West Lake Street looks skyward in Minneapolis 2040 plan

West Lake Street looks skyward in Minneapolis 2040 plan

POSTED 4/2/2018

You might not find single-story strip malls under construction along West Lake Street by 2040.

In fact, under the Minneapolis 2040 draft land use plan released March 22, most of the east-west thoroughfare would be designated for recommended or mandatory multi-story development. In some areas of the Lyndale, Uptown and West Calhoun neighborhoods, especially near Interstate 35 and the future West Lake Street light rail station, the plan would go much further, calling for buildings of 15 to 30 stories on properties currently occupied by single-story structures and parking lots.

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