July 2015           Smaller footprint. Stronger community.          TransitionASAP.org            District 12, St. Paul, Minnesota
In this issue:

All aboard the Green Line! Our train starred in the parade.  Photo by Duane Shriever

Speak up for safe bike routes!  
Coming soon--two key opportunities

Monday, July 6, 6:30-8:00 pm

Transportation Committee meeting

SAP Community Council office, 890 Cromwell Ave.

Now's our chance to talk with a city design engineer about bike safety (think Raymond between Como and Energy Park Drive) and other Raymond Ave planning. 

Monday, July 13, 6-8 pm
Grand Round bike-walk route:
Open house for community feedback
Langford Park Recreation Center
The Grand Round is a planned 30-mile citywide bike-and-walk route that will includes stretches along Raymond Ave. and Pelham Blvd. At this open house, we get to weigh in on design for those areas.  More info at the Grand Round website.

Aeon development proposal:

Two community conversations 

Tuesday, July 7, 6-8:30 pm

Dubliner Pub, 2162 University Ave. W. and

Monday, July 13, 6-8:30 pm

Jennings Learning Center, 2455 University Ave. W.

Learn about Aeon's proposed apartment-commercial-retail project at University and Vandalia, now the home of the Pirtek building. Ask questions and offer feedback. Come to either or both of the meetings. Light refreshments will be served; feel free to bring kids (coloring books provided).Questions? Email Caillin at the St. Anthony Park Community Council. 


Park B4 Dark: Savor a summer evening

Thursday, July 16, 7:00-9:00 pm

Como - Carter Avenue area

Shop, eat, drink, enjoy live music, and chat with neighbors. It's like an open house on the street! Check out the kid zone outside Sunrise Bank. Hosted by the St. Anthony Park Community Foundation.


Meet the Bike!...to the Stone Arch Bridge

Saturday, July 18, 1:00 pm

Meet at SAP Community Garden, on Robbins just west of Raymond (and just south of railroad tracks)

We'll ride the U of M Transitway to Dinkytown, then cross the new bike-only bridge on our way to the Stone Arch bridge. This is a great outing for families and anyone who wants to explore the river paths and meet neighbors!  For more info,  send us an email .  


Community Sing