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Regional Parks and the American Community Survey

Progressing toward a more equitable use of regional parks

Square Lake Park Master Plan

Utilizing aggregated LBS data to asses activity patterns within Square Lake Park and estimated visitor home location


A set of reusable tools for calculating and visualizing annual regional parks use estimates

Using location-based services to locate high activity areas within Twin Cities regional parks

It’s one thing to know that transportation is a significant cause of greenhouse gas emissions — it’s another to quantify how much. To address the scarcity of transportation emissions data in Minnesota, the Metropolitan Council of the Twin Cities has …

Como Regional Park Hex Grid StreetLight Analysis

Visualize high activity areas within Como Regional Park and seasonal trends

Using Location-based Data in Regional Parks Visitors Research

StreetLight Data provides aggregated cell phone location data for transportation research. This talk will examine how the Research Team at the Metropolitan Council is using StreetLight to analyze visitor patterns in regional parks. We will cover …