Beltline Station

Beltline Station

Key station features

  • Cultural destination
  • Employment area
  • Green corridors, recreation and environment
  • Health and wellness destination
  • Heritage, arts and culture
  • Important trail connections
  • Neighborhoods
  • Park and ride location
  • Significant historic property
  • Significant public art opportunity
  • Urban villages

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Station overview

Beltline Station has all the right ingredients. The station is located in a successful business area that includes Nordic Ware, producers of the world-famous Bundt pan.

The station area is home to more than 2,700 jobs, the St. Louis Park municipal campus, the Park Nicollet Melrose Institute and Excelsior & Grand with its many shops and restaurants. Multiple recreational facilities and amenities are also nearby, including Carpenter Park, Skippy Field, Wolfe Park, St. Louis Park Recreation Center and the 60-acre wetland complex Bass Lake Preserve.

Future development will include business-oriented redevelopment, mixed-use development and mid-to-high-density housing near the parks.

Investment framework for the station

The maps and plans below are included in the Beltline Transitional Station Area Action Plan (TSAAP), which can be found in the Southwest Corridor investment framework. Read the full investment framework.

Existing conditions - TSAAP

  • Station location
    Station location (page 7-3)
  • Land use
    Land use (page 7-4)
  • Roadway network
    Roadway network (page 7-5)
  • Transit
    Transit (page 7-5)
  • Sidewalks, trails and bikeways
    Sidewalks, trails and bikeways (page 7-6)
  • Sanitary sewer
    Sanitary sewer (page 7-6)
  • Water main
    Water main (page 7-7)
  • Stormwater
    Stormwater (page 7-7)

Future plans - opening day (2019) and long term

  • Access circulation
    Access and circulation plan (page 7-10)
  • Station area improvements
    Station area improvements (page 7-11)
  • Opening day station area improvements
    Opening day station area improvements (page 7-12)
  • Potential development sites
    Potential development sites (page 7-18)
  • Station area utility plan
    Station area utility plan (page 7-23)