Design/develop trailhead for Rice Creek North Regional Trail

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
Fund Source
Parks & Trails Fund
Ramsey County
Start Date
July 2016
End Date
June 2019
Counties Affected
Project Overview

Phase 1 Design/Development Trailhead Rice Ck No RT, bituminous and natural surface trails, trailhead building with restrooms, entrance road and parking lot development, cross country ski staging area and trails, signage, storm water management, habitat restoration, landscaping.

Project Details

Rice Creek North Regional Trail/Ramsey

Legal Citation / Subdivision
M.L. 2015, Chp. 2, Art. 3, Sec. 4 (SFY 2017) PTLF
Appropriation Language

Sec. 4. METROPOLITAN COUNCIL$17,237,000$18,067,000
(a) $17,237,000 the first year and $18,067,000 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 to fund the list of recommended projects in the report submitted pursuant to Laws 2013, chapter 137, article 3, section 4, paragraph (o). Projects funded by the money appropriated under this section must be substantially consistent with the project descriptions and dollar amounts in the report. 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.

2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

Measure and report number of development acres, trail and sidewalk miles, added amenities, installed signs , and square feet of parking lot, roads, storm water facilities, landscape restored.

Measurable Outcome(s)

Phase 1 road and site development of approximately 8 acres from County Road I consisting of 350 linear ft. of ten ton bituminous roadway with curb/gutter and stormwater infrastructure, 1,500 linear ft. of fence, one stormwater 3,700 sq. ft. infiltration basin, and 5 acres of restoration

Recipient Board Members
County Board
Project Manager
First Name
John Oyanagi
Street Address
2015 Van Dyke St
Zip Code
Administered By
Administered by

390 N. Robert Street
St. Paul, MN 55101