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UPDATE: Mob with Hammers Descends on Minneapolis East Bank LRT Patrons

Update 2 ____________________________________________________ May 21, 2019. We received the redacted police report from the University of...

Audio: Mob with Hammers Descends on Minneapolis East Bank LRT Patrons

Update 2 ____________________________________________________ May 21, 2019. We received the redacted police report from the University of...

Amtrak Launches New Effort to Revive Failed Passenger Line to Duluth

Amtrak’s operating loss for 2018 came in at $168 million–and they’re proud of it. Never mind that the passenger line would be even more...

$2 Billion Southwest Light Rail Extension Project Advances

ST. PAUL, Minn. - The Metropolitan Council and Hennepin County have approved several agreements that allow the costly Minneapolis to Eden Prairie light rail...

Fare Increase by Met Council Won’t Fill Budget Gap

MINNEAPOLIS — For thousands of Minnesota residents who depend on public transportation as a means of getting around the Twin Cities area, that ride...

Minnesota Loses $1.5 Billion in President Donald Trump’s Proposed Budget

WASHINGTON -- Republicans and Democrats in Minnesota looking to spend federal dollars on transportation promised by the Obama administration may have to find a...

Met Council Credits $6.8 Billion in Economic Development to Light Rail

Met Council says Metro Transit LRT has brought almost $6.8 billion in economic development, Hennepin County Commissioner Jeff Johnson is skeptical St. Paul, MN -...

Should MN Protesters Be Financially Liable For Protest Costs?

ST. PAUL, MN -- A bill intended to punish protesters who block traffic and damage property is making its way through the legislature. The...

Another $1.5 Billion Train Moves Forward Despite Funding Questions

The $1.5 billion Bottineau Blue Line light rail project secured approval from the federal government to move into its engineering phase, reports the Star...

More and More Riders Dodge Paying for Light Rail

Minneapolis, MN- The percent of people who ride the light rail without paying is rising as total ridership is also  increasing. Numbers that will be...