Metro Transit Bus, LRT Rates Going Up In OctoberThis marks the first time fares have gone up since 2008.
Light Rail Shut Down One Part Of Downtown Minneapolis Traffic HeadacheThe light rail is shutting down stops in downtown Minneapolis for 11 days. And major hassles are in store for car commuters too.
Downtown Minneapolis LRT Service To Be Suspended For 11 DaysThe light rail service will shut down Thursday, and begin again Monday, July 3.
Minnesota Lawmakers Split On Federal Funding For SWLRT LineThe federal budget includes planning for the Southwest LRT line proposed for Minneapolis and the western suburbs.
Green Line Service Back Up Following Interruption Near The UMetro Transit says service along the light rail Green Line between St. Paul and Minneapolis has been disrupted Wednesday morning. Replacement buses were shuttling LRT riders between the Prospect Park and Downtown East stations in Minneapolis.
Power Outage Disrupts LRT Service In Twin CitiesMetro Transit reported that light-rail train service was disrupted Wednesday morning as the result of a power outage. Metro Transit said that the outage was affecting both the Blue Line as well as the Green Line.
Metro Transit Reviewing Light Rail Safety ProceduresMetro Transit is reviewing its light rail safety procedures and equipment, and looking at ways to fully inform the public about the dangers of crossing tracks while the trains are running.
Ground Broken On New Transit Village Along Blue LineMinneapolis is breaking ground on its new Transit Village, a project to make services more accessible at existing transit stations. The site is near the southeast corner of Lake Street and 22nd Avenue South, adjacent to the Blue Line's Midtown light rail station and several bus routes.
Police: U Of M Students Warned About Pranks Near LRT TrainsThe University of Minnesota Department of Public Safety issued a warning to students on Monday after a series of alleged pranks along the light rail transit line on campus.
1 Million Riders Board Green Line LRT In SeptemberWith some help from the Minnesota Vikings relocating their games to TCF Bank in Stadium Village, the new Green Line LRT between St. Paul and Minneapolis saw more than 1 million riders in September.
Woman Hit By Blue Line Train; Rail Service DisruptedA Blue Line light rail train struck a woman Thursday as she was walking through a designated crossing area.
Blue Line Train Service Restored After Derailment The Blue Line train service has been restored between the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport and the Mall of America after a train went off the tracks over the weekend. Metro Transit says crews repaired the light rail line by 5 a.m. Monday, in time for the morning commute.