St. Paul Soccer Stadium Planners Eye Walkable Village Around Site

From Pioneer Press/  While Minnesota United fans envision a future of professional soccer players dribbling across an immaculate grass field, St. Paul's city planners contemplate a new east-west street from Snelling Avenue to Lexington Parkway.  Those planners also envision new residential and commercial buildings, ranging from three to 15 stories, serviced by Metro Transit's new A-Line rapid bus and the Green Line light-rail corridor.  The goal is a new commercial and residential neighborhood within the Midway -- a showpiece of transit-oriented development in an area now dotted by broken asphalt and weed-strewn lots.   Click here to read entire article from