City of Minneapolis Bans Drive-Thrus to Increase Safety and Reduce Pollution

The Drive | 8/12/2019 | Staff
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“We've already restricted drive-thus over the years in a number of ways, through pedestrian-oriented overlay districts and other tools,” council president, Lisa Bender, told MPRNews. “There's a map included in the materials allowed today and it's actually quite limited today, but this just says that we will not have any new drive-thrus in the future.”

The council also said they won’t close any current or preexisting drive-thru constructions as they’re already grandfathered in prior to the ordinance.

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But the decisions didn’t carry through without opposition. Others in the council against the ban suggested the...
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