January 10, 2023
Hennepin County taps University of Minnesota's CURA to study displacement mitigation for Blue Line extension (paywall)
September 29, 2021
September 22, 2021
Hennepin County Board of Commissioners approved a contract with the Center of Urban and Regional Affairs (CURA) to establish an Anti-Displacement Workgroup related to the design and construction of the METRO Blue Line Extension light rail. This action to invest in anti-displacement is intended to support corridor residents, businesses, and equitable development in the corridor.
Workgroup will comprise diverse perspectives
With community input, the project team designed an initial work plan, and local groups submitted proposals for the contract. A committee with corridor community and business…