Some city and business leaders want to revamp the downtown walkway, saying routine repairs to fix cracks and water damage are now amounting to millions of dollars a year. The Downtown Journal says the city would ask the state to kick in $25 million, with the private sector and city covering the rest.
Once-a-year chance to drive Minneapolis' Nicollet Mall
Thanksgiving night is the only time drivers get a chance to steer through the downtown Minneapolis Nicollet Mall. The street is usually reserved for buses and bikes.