The two words that make Minnesotans cringe the most, even more than “Gary Anderson” or “last slice”.
It impacts all of us, even non-drivers. There is a road just south of University in Minneapolis that, due to a new apartment building, is down to about half of one lane, but is STILL OPEN TO TWO-WAY TRAFFIC. It’s also open to bikers and pedestrians. It’s basically the next Road Warrior movie.
This is just one of the many routes to our Destination Brewery that is impacted by road work, which we all realize is necessary and which we all are going to complain about anyway. It’s our nature. It’s our birthright.
Here, then, are some things to keep in mind for your next trip to Surly or a place where you can drink a cold can of Furious by a body of water/campfire/weird relatives you see once a year who you think might be stealing money from your purse.
Thankfully, once this is all done, it’ll start snowing.