Janet Moore

Reporter | Transportation
Phone: 612-673-7752
Janet Moore covers transportation issues.

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Dayton puts minimum wage cart driver on the MAC

Ibrahim Mohamed has worked at MSP for the past 11 years. At one time, he drove a truck while assigned to empty the toilets and refill the water systems on airliners.

Updated: February 17, 2015, - 01:23 PM

Meet new MAC member Ibrahim Mohamed

Ibrahim Mohamed will join the 15-member Metropolitan Airports Commission with a goal of making sure MSP stays a top airport...

Updated: February 16, 2015, - 02:37 PM

Cost soars for Minn. driver registration, licensing upgrade

An ambitious effort to modernize Minnesota’s driver’s license and vehicle registration system has taken years and cost nearly $37 million, but the state has little to show for it so far. By 2018, when it's expected to be completed, the price tag could be as much as $93 million.

Updated: February 16, 2015, - 10:54 AM

App developed at U alerts teens, parents to risky driving

The Teen Driver Support System smartphone app was developed after nearly 10 years of work. The U is now exploring whether the app can be commercialized.

Updated: February 06, 2015, - 09:03 AM

Dayton's roads plan has hikes in gas tax, metro sales tax

The proposal would likely mean Minnesotans would pay more at the pump, plus see a half-cent metro-area sales tax. Dayton also wants a metro sales-tax increase for mass transit upgrades.

Updated: January 27, 2015, - 06:26 AM

U website offers transportation data galore

Transportation is a hot issue at the Minnesota Legislature this year, and a lot of numbers have been bandied about...

Updated: January 26, 2015, - 05:52 PM

DFL unveils $800 million fix for roads and bridges

Call for new wholesale gas tax and higher license fees mirrors Gov. Dayton’s transportation plan.

Updated: January 13, 2015, - 02:56 PM

Architect building on success with Target Field Station

Architect Peter Cavaluzzi and his team were awarded one of the nation’s highest architecture awards last week by the American Institute of Architects for Regional and Urban Design.

Updated: January 12, 2015, - 07:56 PM

Dayton: Challenges could delay Southwest light rail

State still on the hook for $121 million for the project.

Updated: January 07, 2015, - 11:16 PM

Broken bridges, ruined roads: All agree something must be done

A multibillion-dollar fix is needed for state's highway system, one of country's most run down.

Updated: January 04, 2015, - 05:01 PM

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