Minnesota's Legacy

Build 3.4 miles of paved trail for Baker-Carver Regional Trail

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
Fund Source
Parks & Trails Fund
Three Rivers Park District
Start Date
July 2018
End Date
June 2021
Counties Affected
Legal Citation / Subdivision
M.L. 2017, Chp. 91, Art. 3, Sec. 4 (SFY 2019) PTLF
Appropriation Language

Sec. 4. METROPOLITAN COUNCIL$16,584,000$18,891,000
(a) $16,584,000 the first year and $18,891,000 the second year are for distribution according to Minnesota Statutes, section 85.53, subdivision 3.
(b) Money appropriated under this section and distributed to implementing agencies must be used only to fund the list of projects approved by the elected representatives of each of the metropolitan parks implementing agencies. Projects funded by the money appropriated under this section must be substantially consistent with the project descriptions and dollar amounts approved by each elected body. Any funds remaining after completion of the listed projects may be spent by the implementing agencies on projects to support parks and trails.
(c) Grant agreements entered into by the Metropolitan Council and recipients of money appropriated under this section must ensure that the funds are used to supplement and not substitute for traditional sources of funding.
(d) The implementing agencies receiving appropriations under this section shall give consideration to contracting with Conservation Corps Minnesota for restoration, maintenance, and other activities.

2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

Measure and report the umber of new miles of regional trail constructed and reported.

Measurable Outcome(s)

Reported upon completion

Recipient Board Members
Three Rivers Park District Board
Project Overview

Project will provide construction administration and construction of 3.4 miles of paved trail connecting Lowry Nature Center in Carver Park to Lake Minnetonka Regional Park (sections G & H).0

Project Details

Lake Minnetonka LRT Regional Trail

Project Manager
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Street Address
3000 Xenium Lane N
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