News & Events


Affordable housing investment nearly doubles

Metro area cities can apply for $24.5 million in 2020 through the Livable Communities Fund. That includes an expansion of the funds targeted specifically to preserve and expand affordable housing.

March 2, 2020

Helping businesses conserve water

Businesses seeking to save money by conserving water and reducing wastewater discharges, energy use, or industrial waste: apply to the Technical Assistance Program (MnTAP) Intern Program.

February 14, 2020

The Census is coming!

A complete and accurate census count is crucial for funding from the federal and state governments.

January 23, 2020

Rail construction to intensify in 2020

Cities and residents in the METRO Green Line Extension (Southwest LRT or SWLRT) corridor will experience intensified construction activities in 2020.

January 21, 2020

Comment on draft ADA transition plan

The Met Council has completed a comprehensive self-evaluation of the accessibility of its services and facilities, as required by the federal Americans with Disabilities Act.

January 21, 2020