About Nicollet Island - East Bank
Boundaries: Includes all of Nicollet Island, upriver on the Mississippi from Third/Central Avenue; and the portion of the eastern riverbank between Central Avenue and the railroad line.
Council Member: Diane Hofstede, Ward 3
Neighborhood organization: Nicollet Island/East Bank Neighborhood Association (NIEBNA) — (no website)
Police: 2nd Precinct
Nicollet Is./E. Bank
The new Light Rail along Central Corridor, set to be finished in 2014, is not only going to change traffic on Washington Avenue.
Other busy traffic areas around the Twin Cities are preparing to handle displaced traffic from this project. One such area is the Franklin Avenue, East River Parkway and 27th Street Intersection.