Green Line Extension (Southwest LRT) Project

Community Outreach Coordinators

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

Southwest Project Office

The Southwest Project Office is located west of downtown Minneapolis in St. Louis Park, just off I-394 near the Louisiana Avenue exit. [Map]

Southwest Project Office
Park Place West Building, Suite 500

6465 Wayzata Boulevard
St. Louis Park, MN 55426
Phone: 612.373.3800
Fax: 612.373.3899

Media Inquiries

Media organizations should direct requests for information to:

Laura Baenen

Communications Manager

General Questions and Comments 

For general information about the Southwest LRT Project, or to comment on the project, please call 612.373.3888 or email

Speaker Requests

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

Sam O'Connell

Public Involvement Manager

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 Green Line Extension (Southwest LRT) Project. The Project's Responsible Authority for data requests is: 

Robin Caufman
Assistant Director for Administration, Communication and Outreach

Station Area Planning

The Hennepin County Board established the Southwest LRT Community Works Program to support a comprehensive, integrated, collaborative planning approach.  The project will work across multiple municipalities with the goal of having land use planning and LRT engineering inform each other to maximize the public benefit and investment in the Southwest LRT line.
To contact the Community Works program:

  • Use the Community Works contact form
  • Call 612-348-9260
  • Send mail to Southwest Community Works, 701 4th Ave. S, Suite 400, Minneapolis, MN 55415
Upcoming Events
  • Wastewater Reuse Policy Task Force Meeting #2 is June 6

    The Metropolitan Council has appointed a Wastewater Reuse Policy Task Force to review the Council’s existing wastewater reuse policies and recommend clarifications needed to respond to opportunities for wastewater reuse.

    Date: 6/6/2017
    Time: 1:00 PM
    Location: League of Minnesota Cities, 145 University Ave. W., St. Paul, MN 55103

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