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.
Klobuchar, Smith Announce $306 Million For Public Transit Infrastructure Funding In MinnesotaU.S. Senators Amy Klobuchar and Tina Smith announced Saturday that the Department of Transportation (DOT) has awarded Minnesota over $306 million for public transit infrastructure funding in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Police, Public Transportation Make Safety No. 1 Priority On New Year’s EveIt's no secret that police have their eyes on drunk drivers as people ring in the new year.
Metro Transit Hopes Apprenticeship Program Will Help Driver ShortageThere are currently 1,500 bus drivers and more than 80 openings to be filled.
Metro Transit To Indefinitely Suspend Nearly 70 TripsMetro Transit says it will indefinitely suspend 67 trips beginning July 31 as it continues a campaign to hire more bus drivers.
Southwest Light Rail Extension Plan AdvancesThe project has faced issues along the way, including reaching agreements to share rail corridors with three different freight rail companies.
MnDOT Suspends Work On High-Speed Train Between Twin Cities, RochesterWork on a proposed high-speed train line between the Twin Cities and Rochester has been suspended, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation. The suspension is pending a decision by the Olmsted County Regional Railroad Authority, which is expected next week.
Backpackers Guide To AsiaTravel guide for three of the best countries to visit in Asia for backpackers
Metro Transit Installs Solar Panels On Bus GaragesA lot of people try to be more energy efficient by using mass transit. Now, mass transit is turning to solar power to match that commitment.
How To Save On Sightseeing When TravelingMost every destination offers free attractions and discount coupons
How To Save Money On A Trip To EuropeWith a little bit of planning, a trip to Europe can be surprisingly affordable.
How To Save Money On Traveling: Taking Public TransportationHere is your practical guide on how to save money by taking public transportation, including fare, timetable and system map information.
Klobuchar Concerned By Lack Of Public Transport To New USCIS OfficePlans to relocate a federal government office in the Twin Cities have gone off track, and all because of a bus stop. Many people who need to go to the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services office in Bloomington wouldn't be able to get there easily without public transportation. The office's current location is just a block away from a bus stop, but the office is scheduled to move this fall. Even though the office is still in Bloomington, it is at least 3 miles away from a Metro Transit bus stop.
The World's Coolest Train StationsDespite the abundance of public transportation options, trains remain a popular and consistent way to travel easily. Check out the world's coolest train stations.
Is Minneapolis On Fast Track For Streetcars?When you think of streetcars, you might think of places like San Francisco. But now the city of Minneapolis wants to drive this old world idea into our 20th century reality. City Council will take its first vote on a plan to add streetcars into the heart of downtown.