Build a bridge
with collaborative power

Let’s make some noise

Join us at the Rondo Community Library this October. You’ll learn about ReConnect Rondo’s plans for an African American cultural enterprise district connected by a community land bridge. You’ll have an exciting opportunity to help build a bridge to better.

Rondo Community Library
461 N Dale St.
Saint Paul, MN 55103

Thursday, October 14, 2021
2:30 – 4:00 p.m.

Monday, October 18, 2021
10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Thursday, October 21, 2021
10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Monday, October 25, 2021
2:30 – 4:00 p.m.

Join the LET'S BUILD IT TOGETHER meeting

When you register, you’ll get a calendar invite with a Zoom link. We want your ideas and opinions. We need you to be part of this restorative movement.

Get reacquainted with ReConnect Rondo

Join us for a 1-hour Zoom meeting. You’ll learn how ReConnect Rondo is spearheading a restorative movement with an African American cultural enterprise district connected by a community land bridge.

Housing security, stability & affordability

Join us for a 1-hour Zoom meeting to learn how the Rondo community land bridge will make room for 500 new housing units to replace 700 homes taken by the construction of I-94 and serve as a catalyst for community-wide initiatives.  You’ll also learn how ReConnect Rondo is committed to creating and preserving quality, safe and affordable housing.

Cultural district & neighborhood connections

Join us for a 1-hour Zoom meeting to learn how an African American cultural enterprise district will empower Rondo. You’ll also learn how ReConnect Rondo will revitalize, protect and promote Rondo as a thriving, heritage-rich neighborhood and cultural destination area.

Health, well-being & community amenities

Join us for a 1-hour Zoom meeting to learn about ReConnect Rondo’s dedication to improve health disparities by providing access to green space and outdoor opportunities. You’ll also learn how a community land bridge will help to promote overall health and security by creating better access to amenities and services within a 10-15 minute walk radius.

Your dreams for the future of Rondo

Join us for a 1-hour Zoom meeting to learn about ReConnect Rondo’s aspirations and to share your vision and ideas for a revitalized Rondo community.

Join us for these interactive brainstorming sessions: 1) Restorative development ideas & solutions and 2) Funding model exploration.

Restorative development ideas & solutions

This series gives you the opportunity to share your thoughts, ideas and solutions for an African American cultural enterprise district connected by a community land bridge. We’ll focus on these key aspirations:

  • Economic development
  • Housing security, stability & affordability
  • Cultural district & neighborhood connections
  • Health, well-being & community amenities

This workshop is a two-day commitment,
Wednesday 6/2 and Thursday 6/3.

Register for a morning or evening session:

Funding model exploration

This series gives you the opportunity to learn and explore more about our multifaceted 4P funding model. This approach ties people, private, public and philanthropy into the building of an African American cultural enterprise district in Rondo.

This workshop is a six-day commitment:
9:00 – 10:30 am on Tuesdays and Thursdays
June 10, 15, 17, 22, 24 and 29

Together, we will create an African American cultural enterprise district connected by a community land bridge.​