Members

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 Zelle Chair, Metropolitan Council
Robert Lilligren Council Member, Metropolitan Council (Alt. Reva Chamblis)
Lynnea Atlas-Ingebretson Council Member, Metropolitan Council (Alt. Reva Chamblis)
Jeff Lunde Commissioner, Hennepin County
Marion Greene Commissioner, Hennepin County
Irene Fernando Commissioner, Hennepin County Regional Railroad Authority  (Alt. Commissioner Angela Conley)
Jacob Frey Mayor, City of Minneapolis (Alt. Abdi Salah)
Shep Harris Mayor, City of Golden Valley (Alt. Council Member Gillian Rosenquist)
Bill Blonigan Mayor, City of Robbinsdale (Alt. Council Member George Selman)
Jim Adams Mayor, City of Crystal (Alt. Council Member Olga Parsons)
Tonja West-Hafner Mayor Pro-Tem, City of Brooklyn Park (Alt. Council Member Susan Pha)
Mike Elliott Mayor, City of Brooklyn Center
Chris Meyer Commissioner, Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board
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. Jon Solberg)
TBD Community Advisory Committee
TBD Business Advisory Committee
Mark Steffenson Mayor, City of Maple Grove (Alt. Mike Opatz)
Alicia Vickerman Council Member, City of Osseo
Kathi Hemken Mayor, City of New Hope (Alt. Kirk McDonald)
Wes Kooistra  General Manager, Metro Transit