Saint Paul: Earl Street Station Area

Phase 2, BRTOD Concept Alternatives

Purpose: Gather feedback on draft land use and access elements of BRTOD concepts; March-May 2018

Information

  • Handout: BRTOD Overview
  • Overview, Phase 2 BRTOD Concept Alternatives (coming soon)
  • Presentation (coming soon)

Engagement

  • Gold Line Open Houses for the entire corridor organized by the Gold Line Project Office; everyone is welcome:
    • Tuesday, July 17, 5:00–7:00 p.m., Grace Lutheran Church, 1730 Old Hudson Road, Saint Paul
    • Wednesday, July 18, 5:00–7:00 p.m., Guardian Angels Catholic Church, 8260 4th Street North, Oakdale
  • Online engagement using the same content and questions as on the Response Sheet below: Opening soon
  • Community feedback session: Coming soon. Participants to contribute using a Response Sheet

Engagement Results

  • Compilation, including both in-person and online contributions: Not yet available

Phase 1, Constraints and Opportunities

Purpose: Provide information about the project, and opportunities and constraints for each station area; gather stakeholder feedback on station area issues in order to identify specific station area objectives (October-early November 2017)

Information: 

Engagement:

  • Community Feedback Session, hosted by the District 4 Dayton’s Bluff Community Council for St Paul station areas at Mounds Boulevard, Earl, and Etna; October 11, 2017, 6:30-8:00 pm at Dayton’s Bluff Recreation Center 800 Conway St, St Paul. Participants contributed using a Response Sheet.
  • Online tool: Open October through early November; provided basic information about the project and the questions from the Response Sheet (above)

Engagement results: In-person and online engagement provided feedback on draft station-area constraints and opportunities. Feedback will help shape specific station-area objectives and guide access and land use alternatives. 

  • Compilation, including both in-person and online contributions
  • Key objectives identified for this station area:
    • Preserve and promote neighborhood historic character
    • Preserve and enhance environment for existing business
    • Preserve parking and auto access for Hudson Road businesses
    • Create a safe station environment
    • Ensure safe walking and biking
    • Promote compatible development