Proposal for Temporary Occupancy of Sochacki Park for Construction staging and access during construction of Light Rail Bridge over Grimes Pond - anticipated 2018 construction if proposed LRT is approved and funded.
Public Hearing February 9th - 7:30 pm
Robbinsdale City Hall - 4100 Lakeview Ave N
Bridge construction expected to take 18 months following restoration of impacted areas.
Sochacki would remain open for public use during construction and would include continuous and safe north/south travel by pedestrians and bicyclists through the entire park. Access sites from the interim trail to the east of the construction road will be provided in order to enhance access.
Read more about the proposed guiding principles for use of the park as well as proposed mitigation and equitable compensation for the temporary occupancy of the park after the bridge is constructed.
The meeting will provide opportunity for public comment and the video presentation will be captured and available on the city website. Written comments will also be accepted through February 26th. The City Council vote on the proposal will be at the March 2nd City Council Meeting.