Design & Engineering

Current Plans

Plans for the METRO Blue Line Extension alignment and station areas are available as PDF documents. View current plans

Municipal Consent

Municipal consent is process of local review and approval by communities affected by a transit project that was completed in March 2016, and is required under Minnesota law. More information

West Broadway Avenue Reconstruction

The Metropolitan Council is coordinating the METRO Blue Line Extension project with Hennepin County's reconstruction of West Broadway Avenue (County Road 103) in Brooklyn Park. More information


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      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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