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The Parking Ramp Project: Parking Spaces, Transient Places

One of the last stations in the Blue Line directed to Mall of America is Bloomington’s Metro Central Station. A two minute walk from the station leaves you at a corporate parking garage. During most days of the year, this parking garage is used to house the vehicles of HealthPartners Corporate, an insurance company and…

Photo Story: Reclaim the Grate
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Photo Story: Reclaim the Grate

On Nov. 13, The Spark and Mac Bike co-hosted an event called Plant the Seeds: Reclaim the Grate in response to the recent whitewashing of the Grate. The Grate is the space located outside the door to the Mac Bike workshop on the west side of Doty. It is traditionally a place for Mac students…