MN Nature initiated a MNDOT Community Roadside Landscape Partnership in 2014. The restoration site is in the historic Little Bohemia Neighborhood of St. Paul, Minnesota.
Urban Forest, 2018 . . .
Name: “Little Bohemia Trail” Community Roadside Partnership — Phase 3
Location: Goodrich to St. Claire
MNDoT will continue to remove/treat buckthorn, clear hillsides, repair sound walls, and make other improvements as needed in phases 1 and 2 and 3 in preparation of the plantings in phase 3.
April/May 2017: Spring Prep & Clean-up Days
Community will prep perennial beds in phase 1 for 2016 growing season. Volunteers will maintain the plantings in phases 1 and 2, activity days TBD.
June 2017: Planting Days – Phase 2
Volunteers will plant trees, shrubs, and perennials in phase 3, per MNDoT’s landscape designs, day TBD.
July–October 2017: Maintenance
Volunteers will weed, water, and pick up trash on an ongoing basis with a focus in phase 1, 2 and 3.
November 2017: Winter Prep
Volunteers will prepare garden beds and trees for winter. Remove water bags, wrap and plastic protection for trunks.