Project Funding

Central Corridor Light Rail Transit

What was the total budget for the Central Corridor Project? 

The project's total budget was $957 million. 

How was the project funded? 

Construction was funded by the federal government (50 percent), the Counties Transit Improvement Board (30 percent), the State of Minnesota (9 percent), Ramsey County (7 percent), Hennepin County (3 percent), the Metropolitan Council (1 percent) and the city of St. Paul and Central Corridor Funders Collaborative (less than 1 percent). 

Upcoming Events
  • Gold Line Environmental Assessment Office Hours

    The METRO Gold Line Environmental Assessment is available for public comment. Attend a public event to learn more about the document, speak with project staff, and provide comments.

    Date: 10/28/2019
    Time: 11:00 AM
    Location: Gold Line Project Office
    121 7th Place East, Suite 102
    Saint Paul, MN 55101 | Google Map

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  • Metro Mobility Fall 2019 Community Conversation

    The goal of the event is to hear feedback and suggestions from Metro Mobility users on how to improve service.

    Date: 10/29/2019
    Time: 6:00 PM
    Location: Minneapolis Public Library - second floor, Doty Board Room
    300 Nicollet Mall
    Minneapolis, MN 55401

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