Metro Transit Workers Push For Better Safety Protections, Say They're Ready To StrikeMetro Transit workers are currently in contract negotiations with the Metropolitan Council, and they say they’re ready to strike they if they can’t get better safety precautions.
Metro Transit Workers Union Authorizes Strike If Contract Negotiations Fizzle OutThousands of Metro Transit workers have been authorized to strike after two days of negotiations and votes failed Wednesday.
2 Hurt When Metro Transit Bus Collides Head-On With Car In Downtown MinneapolisA Metro Transit bus and a car collided head-on Tuesday night in downtown Minneapolis.
Metro Transit Bus, Light Rail Service To Return To Pre-Pandemic Levels Next MonthStarting next month, bus route service in the Twin Cities will return to something resembling normal.
Fare Collection, Front-Door Boarding To Resume On Metro Transit Buses Next MonthOnboard fare collection for Metro Transit buses will resume next month as riders will again be able to board buses through the front door.
Metro Transit To Introduce Temporary Shields On Buses To Help Protect Operators, RidersMetro Transit on Wednesday unveiled its latest initiative to help protect operators and customers in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.
Metro Transit Announces Increased Service Starting June 27Metro Transit on Wednesday announced increased services beginning Saturday.
Blue & Green Line LRT Service Disrupted In MinneapolisService along the Blue and Green Line LRT was disrupted Saturday afternoon in Minneapolis.
Metro Transit To Resume ServiceKooistra said that the closures were in "response to the past several days was focused on protecting the safety of our customers and our employees."
Metro Transit Services Suspended Through At Least June 2Metro Transit announced Monday that all bus, light rail and Northstar services will remain suspended through at least June 2.
Metro Transit To Halt All Bus And Light Rail Service Through The WeekendMetro Transit announced they will be canceling all bus and light rail transit starting at 4 p.m. on Thursday. And as of 7:30 p.m. they say that all service is suspended through the weekend.
Metro Transit To Require Riders Wear Face Masks Starting MondayHowever, Metro Transit admitted that service will not be denied for those who do not wear a face mask, and riders without one will not be removed.
Local News Anchor Assaulted At Light Rail Station In Downtown MinneapolisA local newspaper reports that KSTP -TV anchor Matt Belanger was "struck near the eye with a rock at the Nicollet Mall station," around 9 a.m.
Police: 3 Teenagers Arrested After Video Of Assault On Light Rail Platform Surfaces On InstagramAuthorities had said the victim did not file a police report, and they had a hard time getting in touch with her.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Metro Transit Enforcing Bus Limitations To Enhance Social DistancingMetro Transit is enforcing bus limitations that will take effect Thursday, April 16 to allow for better social distancing practices.