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Some joke that movies should be projected on the plain white netting on the east side of the Minnesota Capitol building.The area is covered as workers fix marble walls. This photo was taken July 8. (Forum News Service photos by Don Davis)

Capitol construction disruption nears


ST. PAUL — The Minnesota state Capitol grounds is about to look more like a construction site than the people’s house as some wonder if planners are getting the cart before the horse.

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Don Davis
Don Davis has been the Forum Communications Minnesota Capitol Bureau chief since 2001, covering state government and politics for two dozen newspapers in the state. Don also blogs at Capital Chatter on Areavoices.