CA-1: This district includes specific publicly-owned existing and planned future park lands, islands, the natural areas that are riparian or readily visible from the river, and designated rural or open space in EO 79-19.
CA-2: This district includes privately-owned rural lands that are riparian or readily visible from the river, as well as large, undeveloped tracts of high ecological value and privately-owned undeveloped islands. Many of these areas are designated rural open space in EO 79-19.
CA-3: This district includes developed areas that are riparian or readily visible from the river. These areas feature predominantly privately-owned residential land, as well as publicly-owned existing or planned future park lands designated urban developed in EO 79-19.
CA-4: This district includes historic downtown areas where the developed landscape extends to the shoreline, as well as limited areas of high density development near river crossings designated urban open space in EO 79-19. These areas feature predominantly mixed uses and small, developed lots.
CA-5: This district includes non-riparian lots separated from the river by distance, development, or a transportation corridor. The land in this district is not readily visible from the river.
CA-6: This district includes highly urbanized, mixed use areas that are part of the urban fabric of the river corridor, including publicly owned existing and planned future park lands designated Urban Diversified in
EO 79-19, public institutions, and commercial and industrial areas.
CA-7: This district includes the urban cores of Minneapolis and St. Paul.