METRO Blue Line Extension Project

Blue Line Extension Project Office

The Blue Line Extension Project Office is located in Crystal, southeast corner of the intersection of Bass Lake Road and West Broadway Avenue. [Map]

Blue Line Extension Project Office
5514 West Broadway Avenue, Suite 200
Crystal, MN 55428
Phone: 612-373-5301

Community Outreach Coordinators

The Blue Line Extension Community Outreach Coordinators are the first point of contact for members of the public, community organizations and corridor businesses.

Brooklyn Park & Crystal

Juan Rangel
Phone: 612-373-5338

Robbinsdale, Golden Valley, Minneapolis

David Davies
Phone: 612-373-5336

Media Inquiries

Media organizations should direct requests for information to:

Laura Baenen

Communications Manager
Phone: 651-602-1797

General Questions and Comments 

For general information about the METRO Blue Line Extension Project, or to comment on the project, please call 612-373-5301 or email

Speaker Requests

To request a speaker for a community meeting or other event, please contact:

Sam O'Connell
Public Involvement Manager
Phone: 612-373-3815

Data Requests

The Metropolitan Council Data Access Procedures document describes procedures for requesting public, private or confidential data maintained by the Council, including data related to the METRO Blue Line Extension Project. The Project's Responsible Authority for data requests is: 

Robin Caufman
Assistant Director for Administration, Communication and Outreach
Phone: 651-602-1457

Station Area Planning

Planning for development around Blue Line Extension stations is led by Hennepin County through the Bottineau Community Works Program. The County contact is: 

Andrew Gillett
Phone: 612-348-4949

Upcoming Events
  • METRO Gold Line open houses July 17 & 18

    The METRO Gold Line is a planned nine-mile Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) line that will connect St. Paul, Maplewood, Landfall, Oakdale and Woodbury generally along Interstate 94. Come to one of two planned open houses to learn more about this exciting project!

    Date: 7/17/2018
    Time: 5:00 PM
    Location: various - see details

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  • Public hearing August 1 for the draft update to the 2040 Transportation Policy Plan

    The Metropolitan Council will hold a public hearing on Aug. 1, 2018 to accept comments on the proposed adoption of the draft 2040 Transportation Policy Plan update for the Twin Cities metropolitan area.


    Date: 8/1/2018
    Time: 4:00 PM
    Location: Metropolitan Council Chambers
    390 Robert St. N., St. Paul.

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