METRO Blue Line Extension Corridor Management Committee

The METRO Blue Line Extension Corridor Management Committee advises the Metropolitan Council on all issues relating to the design and construction of the proposed rail line.

The committee holds its monthly meeting on the second Thursday of the month; locations vary.

Metro Blue Line Extension Corridor Management Committee Members
Name Representing
Chair Charles Zelle Chair, Metropolitan Council
Council Member Reva Chamblis Council Member, Metropolitan Council (Alt. Council Member John Pacheco)
Council Member Robert Lilligren Council Member, Metropolitan Council
Jeff Lunde Commissioner, Hennepin County
Marion Greene Commissioner, Hennepin County Regional Railroad Authority  (Alt. Commissioner Angela Conley)
Irene Fernando Commissioner, Hennepin County
Jacob Frey Mayor, City of Minneapolis  (Alt. Suzanne Sobotka)
Shep Harris Mayor, City of Golden Valley (Alt. Council Member Gillian Rosenquist)
Bill Blonigan Mayor, City of Robbinsdale (Alt. Council Member Aaron Wagner)
Jim Adams Mayor, City of Crystal (Alt. Council Member Therese Kiser)
Hollies Winston Mayor, City of Brooklyn Park (Alt. Council Member Nichole Klonowski)
  City of Brooklyn Center
Tom Olsen Commissioner, Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (Alt. Commissioner Becka Thompson)
Densie Butler
Nichole Buhler
Blue Line Coalition Members (Alt. Ricardo Perez and Qannani Omar)
Bridget Rief Vice President, Planning and Development, Metropolitan Airports Commission
Mike Barnes Metro District Engineer, MNDOT (Alt. April Crockett)
Jason Greenberg Co-Chair, Community Advisory Committee (Alt. John Dunn Chambers)
Dan Doerrer Co-Chair, Business Advisory Committee (Alt. Dr. Tara Watson)
Mark Steffenson Mayor, City of Maple Grove (Alt. Transit Administrator Mike Opatz)
Alicia Vickerman Council Member, City of Osseo
Kathi Hemken Mayor, City of New Hope (Alt. Tim Hoyt)
Lesley Kandaras Acting General Manager, Metro Transit (Alt. Assistant General Manager Nick Thompson)

METRO Blue Line Extension

Blue Line Extension Project Office
Park Place West Building, Suite 500
6465 Wayzata Boulevard
St. Louis Park, MN 55426