U-Haul is seeking to preserve this former service station as part of its plans for a Minneapolis self-storage facility. U-Haul is seeking to preserve this former service station as part of its plans for a Minneapolis self-storage facility.

U-Haul is all about reusing old, neglected buildings through its adaptive reuse program. However, sometimes cities have a different vision as they redevelop their urban neighborhoods. U-Haul purchased a 1.74-acre site at 42nd Street and Hiawatha Avenue in south Minneapolis’ Longfellow neighborhood. The site sits on the busy Hiawatha Blue Line Corridor, which connects downtown Minneapolis…