Current and former air traffic controllers say the airport’s layout, urban location and heavy reliance on two runways can create a more challenging environment than airports with more room to maneuver.
Updated: March 17, 2014, - 09:42 AM
Resident groups say they’d rather have freight trains than ground-level light rail, and they complain Minneapolis is ignoring their concerns...
Updated: March 13, 2014, - 11:06 PM
Facing stiff opposition from Minneapolis, planners of the Southwest Corridor light-rail line are considering a more expensive option for putting the transit out of sight.
Updated: March 12, 2014, - 11:45 PM
Minneapolis City Council opposes digging tunnels for contentious light-rail line.
Updated: March 05, 2014, - 09:40 PM
It was a rags-to-restaurant story. Aris and Cassandra Apostolou leave Greece for America, wash dishes and wait tables and scrape...
Updated: February 23, 2014, - 12:54 AM
On Thursday, a critical funding source, the Counties Transit Improvement Board (CTIB), sent a sharply worded letter to Metropolitan Council Chair Susan Haigh delivering the ultimatum. The board said that cities must act now or lose future funding.
Updated: February 20, 2014, - 09:43 PM
The plan to limit use of new takeoff technology, which was backed by the Metropolitan Airports Commission, would pose “unacceptable safety risks,” the FAA said.
Updated: February 19, 2014, - 09:28 PM
Some St. Louis Park homeowners shouted at officials to express anger at the effort to move freight trains for Southwest...
Updated: February 12, 2014, - 11:20 PM
Some critics of the Southwest Corridor route suggest planners go back to the drawing board.
Updated: February 10, 2014, - 11:48 PM