January 23, 2014
The Northstar Commuter Rail line had a particularly strong year, with ridership up more than 12%.
October 21, 2013
A week ago, university students fell victim to four separate robberies on or near campus during the early morning.
September 25, 2013
The “cab car” of each train will be marked with graphics inside and out that designate it as the location for free customer Wi-Fi access.
July 15, 2013
Drivers on three of the agency’s busiest bus routes enter information into a computer when a customer doesn’t pay the full fare to pinpoint when and where people are not paying.
May 20, 2013
The Metro system will include the Metro Red Line bus rapid transit on Cedar Avenue, which begins service June 22, and Metro Green Line light rail service between the downtown areas in both St. Paul and Minneapolis, with service beginning in mid-2014.
April 24, 2013
Using Xcel Energy’s Windsource program, the agency purchased approximately 71,000 kilowatt-hours of wind-generated electricity — about a day’s worth of the power required to operate the light rail line on Earth Day.
April 2, 2013
Residents can participate in the program by pledging to replace drive-alone trips and instead take the bus or train, bicycle, carpool, walk, telework or vanpool.
January 17, 2013
Ridership on the Hiawatha light rail line was the highest in the line’s history at 10.5 million.
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