Minneapolis’ Chain of Lakes tops in parks visits, Como Park in second

Pioneer Press

Posted In: Communities, Parks
Date: 7/29/2015
More people are visiting the Twin Cities’ regional parks and trails, according to newly released estimates from the Metropolitan Council.

Annual visits hit an estimated 48.7 million in 2014 — up about 1.5 million from the previous year and up more than 15 million from 2005.

“That is the direct result of local, regional and state investments and partnerships that have helped create our world-class and growing parks and trails system, from northern Anoka County to southeastern Dakota County,” Met Council Chair Adam Duininck said in a statement.
See full article

Source: Pioneer Press

Link: http://www.twincities.com/2015/07/29/minneapolis-chain-of-lakes-tops-in-parks-visits-como-park-in-second/

Posted In: Communities, Parks

Upcoming Events
  • Regional Growth Strategy Work Group meeting is June 20

    The Regional Growth Strategy Work Group is an ad hoc group of Council members, intended to create an ongoing forum to consider the impact of long-term trends, opportunities and challenges on regional systems. The group meets periodically to discuss related items.

    Date: 6/20/2018
    Time: 2:15 PM
    Location: Metropolitan Council, Room 1A,
    390 N. Robert St., St. Paul MN

    More Details