Hiawatha Light Rail Line

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Hiawatha LRT Service Resumes After Morning Ice

This fresh dose of winter has caused Metro Transit’s light rail line to halt Thursday morning, as ice on the power lines forced them to shut down the entire line, from Mall of America to Target Field.

04/11/2013

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Light-Rail Service Suspended This Weekend

Those hoping to use the train to get in and out of downtown Minneapolis should brush up on their Plan B.

11/15/2012

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Construction To Close Hiawatha Light Rail Stations This Weekend

Construction will shut down a portion of the Hiawatha light rail line this weekend, Metro Transit says.

09/19/2012

(credit: Metropolitan Council)

Central Corridor Joined To Hiawatha LRT Line

Crews working on the Central Corridor light rail line that will connect downtown Minneapolis with downtown St. Paul reached a milestone on Wednesday. The line was officially joined with the existing Hiawatha LRT line in Minneapolis.

09/05/2012

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Light Rail To Partially Shut Down This Weekend

The clang-clang-clang of the “trolley” will be replaced by the beep-beep-beep of the Metro Transit bus along part of the Hiawatha Avenue route this weekend.

05/01/2012

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Hiawatha Light Rail Resumes Service At All Stops

After a long and, for some, frustrating week of commuting in south Minneapolis, the Hiawatha Light Rail service once again resumed operations in all stations.

02/24/2012

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Snapped Cable Puts Kink In Hwy. 55 Traffic, LRT

A bicycle and pedestrian bridge in Minneapolis has been closed for repairs after a cable support broke and caused a separate pair of cables to fail.

02/20/2012

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Mpls Light-Rail Builders To Pay US $4.6M

The U.S. Justice Department says the joint venture that built the Hiawatha light-rail line in Minneapolis has agreed to pay the government $4.6 million.

08/24/2011

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Toppled Power Line Halts LRT

A toppled power pole has stopped train traffic along the Hiawatha Light Rail line Friday morning, authorities said.

08/05/2011

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Van Collides With Metro Transit Train

A van collided with a Metro Transit light-rail train headed to the Mall of America Monday afternoon.

08/01/2011

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Part Of LRT Line Closing For Weekend

Part of the Hiawatha Light Rail Line will be closed this weekend, but commuters won’t be left walking.

07/29/2011

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LRT Line Flooded Out In Bloomington

Standing water in the south metro has forced the Hiawatha Light Rail line to shut down between the 28th Avenue and Mall of America stations.

07/15/2011

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Downtown LRT To Shut Down This Weekend

The Hiawatha Light Rail line will be shut down between the Target Field and Metrodome stations over the weekend.

07/07/2011

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2 Stabbed Near Light Rail Station Friday Night

Two people were stabbed last night near the Hiawatha Light Rail Line at the Lake St./Midtown Station Friday night.

04/09/2011

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Hiawatha LRT Car Derails, 1st Time Since Line Opened

A car on the Hiawatha Light Rail line derailed on Wednesday night between the Nicollet Mall Station and the Hennepin Avenue Station in Minneapolis.

03/03/2011

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