Maraya King


Large-scale renovation finally comes to Southeast Library

The underdog of Hennepin County libraries is set to receive a $12 million makeover. The Southeast Library, on the corner of Fourth Street and 13th Avenue, is set to receive a much-needed makeover nine years after renovation conversations started and 11 years after it was briefly shuttered due to funding issues.

Marcy bike lane stirs controversy between bikers and commuters

More than six years since its original proposal, a new bike lane in Marcy-Holmes will finally be realized — but not without some community opposition. While many students and renters in the Marcy-Holmes neighborhood welcomed the construction of a bike lane on Eighth Street Southeast, some long-term area residents raised parking and convenience concerns to argue against it.