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Minneapolis developed its action plan by identifying three initial priority areas--housing, transportation, and health and wellness. The plan aims to affirm and improve all housing options for Minneapolis residents as they age, strengthen and promote safe transportation options that meet the needs of all Minneapolis residents, and expand older adultsparticipation in health and wellness initiatives throughout the community.
Action Plan Highlights
housingProvide new housing options for a variety of desires, needs, and budgets by supporting new housing models like ADU's.
TransportationGrow transportation options by expanding rideshare, repealing regulations that inhibit certain volunteer- and membership-based transportation organizations and initiatives from operating, and implementing best practice models like Complete Streets.
Health and Community ServicesPrevent patient decline associated with hospitalization by improving post-discharge follow-up and increasing support for home visiting services.