Numbers, Dates and Frequently Asked Questions
The history of the Southwest LRT Project began with initial environmental studies in 2009 and the project has continued to gather momentum since then. Learn more about the history of the Project and future milestones.
From travel times to job opportunities, click on a topic below to learn more.
TPT partnered with the Council on two new videos about transit history and current issues. Producer Ken Stone will moderate a discussion on transit with a panel of Minnesota leaders.
Today, Metropolitan Council Chair Susan Haigh and Minneapolis Mayor Betsy Hodges announce a tentative agreement regarding the plan to build the Southwest Light Rail Project
A public hearing on an amendment to the 2030 Transportation Policy Plan, for projects designed to address congestion on I-494 and I-694, will be held Monday, Aug. 11 at 5 p.m.
Time: 5:00 PM
Location: F.T. Heywood Building
560 North 6th Avenue