As key votes approach, sides remain split on hazards, route’s impact.
Updated: August 13, 2014, - 09:26 PM
Concerns linger over effects on lakes, recreation and homes as Minneapolis prepares to vote this month on the Southwest line.
Updated: August 12, 2014, - 11:46 PM
Their approvals shift the focus to Minneapolis, which reached a tentative deal last week over the $1.6 billion Southwest project and is expected to vote in late August.
Updated: August 12, 2014, - 08:58 PM
It was one of the tougher assignments in state government: sending a Republican to oversee a traditional DFL fiefdom on...
Updated: August 04, 2014, - 09:18 PM
Airfares dropped more sharply at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport in early 2014 than at any of the nation’s 20 busiest...
Updated: July 30, 2014, - 07:48 PM
Cracks emerged in concrete girders. A drainage hole on the bridge deck plugged up. Rust showed above piers.
Updated: July 27, 2014, - 08:08 AM
An average of 12,007 people per weekday are expected to use the suburb’s five stations, more than any other community.
Updated: July 21, 2014, - 07:21 PM
Suburban officials object to the extension on Southwest project.
Updated: July 16, 2014, - 09:45 PM
Prodded by a mediator, Minneapolis officials agreed to the light-rail route with promises of money for improvements. The City Council is expected to vote on it in late August.
Updated: July 12, 2014, - 06:41 AM