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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      • Southwest Light Rail Construction Training Fair

        Learn about the various local construction apprenticeship preparation programs and how they can prepare you to work in the construction trades.

        Date: 1/22/2020
        Time: 3:00 PM

        Minneapolis Urban League
        2100 Plymouth Ave N
        Minneapolis, MN 55411
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      • Regional Solicitation workshop

        Approximately $180 million in federal transportation funds are expected to be available for allocation in 2024 and 2025.

        Date: 1/28/2020
        Time: 2:30 PM
        Location: Metropolitan Council, Lower Level A
        390 Robert Street North
        St. Paul, MN 55101

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