Press Releases

City and business officials announce next phase of Nicollet Mall reconstruction

June 15, 2016 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Minneapolis Mayor Betsy Hodges, Minneapolis Downtown Council President and CEO Steve Cramer and City Council Members Lisa Goodman and Jacob Frey today announced the Nicollet Mall Project’s next steps and timeline at a press conference on Nicollet Mall outside IDS Center.

Public meeting will provide update on Nicollet Mall redesign project

Feb. 2, 2016 (MINNEAPOLIS) – Get the latest information on the Nicollet Mall redesign project at a public meeting Wednesday, Feb. 10. The City of Minneapolis, Minneapolis Downtown Council and James Corner Field Operations (JCFO) will provide a project update that includes modifications to the design and a revised construction timeline.

Media Coverage

Sculpture Clock being restored to whirl again on Nicollet Mall

December 8, 2016
First Phase of Nicollet Mall Facelift Underway

KSTP-TV | June 16, 2016
A downtown full of construction is good problem to have, Minneapolis leaders insist while kicking off Nicollet Mall redo

Star Tribune | June 16, 2016
Redesign Just Getting Started On Nicollet Mall

WCCO-TV | June 15, 2016
Nicollet Mall ready for disruptive, $50M makeover

MPR | June 15, 2016
Minneapolis, Downtown Council launch development website

Finance & Commerce | June 15, 2016
Is Nicollet Mall losing its place as Main Street of Minneapolis as upgrades inch forward?

Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal | June 15, 2016
Reconstruction work begins on Nicollet Mall

The Journal | June 15, 2016