Next Lake Links Association meeting June 19

Next Lake Links Association meeting June 19

The Lake Links Association is working to encourage the development of safe routes for kids, bikes, pedestrians & the disabled through towns and villages around White Bear Lake in western Washington and eastern Ramsey counties.

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PLEASE JOIN US!

7 p.m. Monday, June 19, 2017

Mahtomedi Schools District Education Center

1520 Mahtomedi Avenue

  • Show your support for completing safe passage around White Bear Lake
  • Hear about recent progress
    • outcome of meetings with MnDOT
    • fate of proposed legislation to provide funding for preliminary engineering
    • report on National Trails Day bike around the lake
  • Learn how you can help with next steps
    • installing Lake Links Route signage around the lake
    • participating in a “walking audit” to demonstrate value of project

More Information:  Steve Wolgamot, kwolgamot@comcast.net (Washington Co. Chair) or Mike Brooks, nebikewalk@gmail.com (Ramsey Co. Chair)

PROGRESS IS BEING MADE ON EVERY SHORE!

  • Endorsement from eight cities around the lake
  • Endorsement from Washington and Ramsey counties
  • A bill for preliminary engineering pending in the Minnesota Legislature
  • Support from numerous elected officials
  • Acknowledgment from the Minnesota Department of Transportation that MN244 is “clearly” not safe
  • More than 300 community members engaged with the initiative through social media