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
  • Regional Growth Strategy Work Group meeting is June 20

    The Regional Growth Strategy Work Group is an ad hoc group of Council members, intended to create an ongoing forum to consider the impact of long-term trends, opportunities and challenges on regional systems. The group meets periodically to discuss related items.

    Date: 6/20/2018
    Time: 2:15 PM
    Location: Metropolitan Council, Room 1A,
    390 N. Robert St., St. Paul MN

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