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Long Range Planning: Urban Design  

Urban design uses innovative practices and incorporates new technology to provide clarity and legibility to the planning, design, and implementation of projects across the City.

The Urban Design function in Long Range Planning Division features:

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For more information, contact Jack Byers, Planning Manager, or call 612-673-3242.

2016 Parklet Program Now Open! 


Parklets are an innovative and cost effective way to add public gathering space to public streets. Parklets are streetscape enhancements, providing and economical solution for increased public open space. The goal of the parklet program is to make the City more livable, walkable, and beautiful. The 2016 Parklet Application Manual is now available visit the Parklet Program page for more information on how to apply.

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Last updated Apr 7, 2017



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