Southwest light-rail consultant backtracks from reports of a deal.
Updated: February 04, 2014, - 08:42 PM
Southwest Corridor supporters propose a metro boost in the sales tax as they scramble for local funding to qualify for federal help.
Updated: January 25, 2014, - 06:36 AM
The airport already offers electronic pulltabs on tablets at six other locations, but they lack the popularity of the lottery games that would be installed on 2,500 tablets that passengers now use for ordering food and drinks.
Updated: January 19, 2014, - 09:40 PM
Seeking to calm critics, Southwest Corridor planners unveiled the latest efforts to find an acceptable approach to rerouting freight trains for light rail.
Updated: January 09, 2014, - 09:12 PM
A consultant organized a gripe session for 200 people in the Kenwood neighborhood of Minneapolis, where some residents oppose running the Southwest light rail through a recreational corridor near their homes.
Updated: January 07, 2014, - 11:03 PM
Opponents of the Southwest rail plan have cited its potential harm to bike trails, but cycling advocates say “it can work.”
Updated: January 06, 2014, - 10:01 PM
But critics are unhappy with its connections to prominent DFLers.
Updated: December 19, 2013, - 09:49 PM
Lower fares bring more riders to the 40-mile northern commuter line, but taxpayers subsidize much of the cost, paying for roughly 83 percent.
Updated: December 17, 2013, - 09:40 AM
But they haven’t committed to seeking a tax hike to pay for road and light-rail improvements.
Updated: December 06, 2013, - 11:35 PM