Some interesting statistics emerged from the first-ever Riverfront Vitality Report.
Over the last year data was collected under the direction of the Minneapolis Riverfront Partnership, a non-profit organization made up of various public and private stakeholders in planned developments along the Mississippi River in Minneapolis.
The report covered the land within a half-mile on either side of the Mississippi River throughout Minneapolis. It divided the riverfront into three areas:
Lower Gorge: The southernmost reaches of Minneapolis to the Washington Ave. bridge