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.
Metro Transit received a $3.26 million Ladders of Opportunity grant to build and enhance up to 140 bus waiting shelters on 19 major bus routes.
Today’s Minneapolis City Council vote granting the project municipal consent allows the Metropolitan Council to seek approval from the federal government to enter Final Engineering.
Metropolitan Council Environmental Services (MCES) will conduct a public hearing to provide information and receive public comment on a proposed program that will provide a partnership and incentive to help high-strength wastewater producers develop pretreatment facilities (e.g. anaerobic digestion) on their industrial sites.
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Metropolitan Council Chambers
390 North Robert Street, Saint Paul, MN
The Partnership for Regional Opportunity is a region-wide cross-sector collaboration that is a year-long continuation of the Corridors of Opportunity initiative. The Partnership will meet 6 times in 2014. The sixth meeting is Wednesday, November 19. Meeting details can be found at the Partnership for Regional Opportunity website.
Time: 12:30 PM
Location: Metropolitan Council
390 North Robert Street
Saint Paul, MN 55101