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Minneapolis neighbors irked by off-hour building noise. And the city may reconsider after consulting with Met Council.
They say construction project at main terminal checkpoint exacerbated an existing problem.
Officer who reported a colleague's behavior said he was denied nine promotions.
The Green Line will no longer operate between 2 a.m. and 4 a.m. on weekdays, with buses providing service while the trains aren't running.
Terminal work clogs MSP, with more headaches ahead
Move, which begins Monday, will displace homeless riders.
One of two checkpoints at the main terminal is being renovated until mid-December.
How to fill a shortage of LRT mechanics? Metro Transit grows its own.
Taeko Tanaka Perry spent much of her long life appreciating and creating art.A gifted potter in the Japanese Mingei tradition, Perry was also a writer,…
Unusually snowy and cold conditions caused costs to surge.
Passengers rolling through the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport lately may have noticed telltale signs of construction in the main terminal. Temporary partitions divide its midsection,…
New University of Minnesota research confirms that sleep apnea is a safety issue for truckers -- and for others on the road.
Other buses are being used to provide C Line service.
The Met Council and the BNSF railroad are at an impasse over right-of-way for the project, and its planned 2024 opening might have to be pushed back.
They're hopeful money to fund the project will come next year.
Driver says logo and his name help passengers find the right vehicle.
Residents who claimed light-rail line violated laws lose five-year court fight.
Opponents of light-rail line say construction is destroying habitat in Minneapolis.
The funding infusion that will help finish construction of the 17-mile line by 2021.
The bike and pedestrian extension into St. Paul would refashion an existing railroad bridge at a likely cost of $7.4 million to $27.5 million.
Metro Transit's first electric buses will link Mpls., Brooklyn Center.
Scofflaws could face a $50 fine starting Aug. 1.
Her interests ranged from political activism to pottery, with so much in between.
Clearing of minor offenses benifits both citizens and the criminal justice system.
A new state law holds light-rail operators accountable under the state's reckless and careless driving laws; but the family of a local man killed in a crash says there's more to be done to make light rail safer.
Most will motor to their Memorial Day destination, but gas prices remain relatively high.
Met Council says it's unlikely the money will be used.
Trains that run between the downtowns of Minneapolis and St. Paul between 2 a.m. and 4 a.m. on weekdays will be replaced by bus service starting in August.
Petition signed by 2,900 delivered to Walz's office.
Arrival of steel rails marks start of construction on the $2 billion light-rail project
The topics varied from sensible to obscure related to the law going into effect Aug. 1.
The B Line could replace the Route 21 bus.
As construction begins on the Southwest light-rail line next week, the fate of the Twin Cities' fourth light-rail project, the Bottineau Blue Line, remains uncertain.
The extra money allows for additional bike and pedestrian amenities, perhaps electric buses.
Up to 2,000 scooters could hit the streets over the next few months.
Cedar Lake, Kenilworth trails will be off-limits to users as early as May 13.
The fate of bike-sharing is still unclear in St. Paul.
Later this month, builders will begin cutting down more than a thousand trees to make way for the $2 billion Southwest Light Rail Transit project, which will connect Minneapolis to Eden Prairie. The removal of trees and thicket on the trail would be a tangible sign construction of the largest public works project in Minnesota history is moving forward.
More than 4,000 scooters are expected to hit Twin Cities streets this summer — double the number from last year.
New bus routes, more police added to try to bolster declining numbers.
In a career spanning nearly five decades, Zimmerman waged battle against legal foes that included Target, the NHL and the Vatican bank.
Lawmaker says it promotes safety, but not everyone agrees.
"What we're seeing this year, which is the same as the last couple of years, is that the spring break travel period gets longer and longer," said Cliff Van Leuven of the TSA. "It hit this week."
The report comes as lawmakers debate transportation funding, possible gas tax hike.
Now the $2 billion project will qualify for federal funding.
Complaints are surging about passengers who light up.
Industry giant BNSF Railway Co. plans to spend about $95 million to improve its freight network in Minnesota this year. Most of the money will…
Commuter rail into downtown Minneapolis now ends in Big Lake.
The environmentally friendly C Line rapid fleet will take to the streets June 8.
After a horrific limousine crash killed 20 people in upstate New York last fall, the Minnesota Department of Transportation assured the public that state regulations…
Pedal-assisted additions will be up and running in Minneapolis this spring.
Met Council will ask Legislature to fund more lines of the popular, convenient service.
As the federal government shutdown drags on, so do the security lines at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport.
The merger hopes to provide the chamber's 1,400 members with "new transit and mobility options around Minneapolis," according to a statement.
Security officers are needed for busy spring break and summer travel seasons.
The upcoming long weekend and continued shutdown could test the airport and travelers.
15-year general manager Brian Lamb a casualty of Met Council's shake-up.
Transit planners propose alternate locations for the Rush Line's final stop.
1,500 addresses were inadvertently given to three private companies.
A generation of Twin Cities sports fans may recall the football sports predictions of Sue Cox, aka Bronco, on WCCO broadcasts during the 1960s and…
Zelle steered several big projects, but long-term transportation funding uncertain.
A major winter storm moved across Minnesota Thursday morning, beginning delivery of what's expected to be more than a foot of snow in the western and central parts of the state over the next two days.
Motorists are spurred by cheap gas prices; air travel is expected to be up.
MnDOT taps landowners to use "living fences" to improve safety in winter.
The move comes after several high-profile assaults.
The time is right, they say, with new state leaders.
Council taking tentative steps spurred by opening of new C Line rapid bus service in 2019.
But some say new building would have occurred anyway.
MnDOT steps in to help train drone users to fly safely.
Construction of nearly 15-mile line to begin in earnest this winter, with passenger service expected to begin in 2023.
The Met Council awarded a $799 million bid to Lunda/C.S. McCrossan, the lone bidder left in a process that dragged on for more than a year.
Met Council gets a sign that $929 million in federal grant money will be forthcoming, with construction expected to begin this winter.
Some hope Democratic majorities will boost bus and rail funding in the Twin Cities.
The 50th and France Avenue retailer was known for its clothing, shoes, accessories and scarves — the last a Heidman specialty.
Ramsey County prefers terminus at Union Depot to boost it as a transportation hub.