Portland Avenue safety improvements
County Road 35 in Bloomington
Hennepin County, in partnership with the City of Bloomington, have made safety improvements along Portland Avenue between American Boulevard East and Old Shakopee Road.
Improvements were made to better meet current and future needs of people driving, walking, biking and commuting through the area.
This corridor now features the following improvements:
- Smoother ride surface
- Three lanes of traffic, with one through lane in each direction and a shared left turn lane in the center
- On-street bike lanes
- An enhanced pedestrian crossing at East 82nd Street with street lighting