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Proposed Snelling developments to accommodate growing population
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Proposed Snelling developments to accommodate growing population

More large apartment buildings might be coming soon to Macalester’s surrounding neighborhood. Plans have been submitted to build a five-story condominium and a 60-unit apartment complex at two separate locations along Snelling Avenue. Snelling and St. Clair The proposed mixed-use development will be built on a lot diagonally opposite from the southeasternmost end of campus,…

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Love thy neighborhood Twin Cities change with apartment boom

The residential housing market in Minneapolis and St. Paul is in full boom. After years of suburban sprawl, new apartment towers are being erected all across the city in both downtowns, the neighborhoods surrounding them, and along mass transit corridors. In Minneapolis, it’s difficult to drive anywhere near downtown and not see one—let alone two—cranes…

Mac students make themselves at home
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Mac students make themselves at home

Dorm rooms and apartments offer a blank canvas for creativity. From the small confines of a single in Dupre to an expansive off-campus apartment, these students inject their personality through decoration. While the aesthetics vary, all the rooms showcase the characters and aspirations of their residents. According to Emma Pulido ’14, decorating “is important, especially…